Gaia Guide: Description of Rusty Desert Monitor (species: Varanus eremius)

Rusty Desert Monitor

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  • No colour information available yet.

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Animalia: species
Varanus eremius

Common names

Rusty Desert Monitor
Pygmy Desert Monitor


Distribution maps

Australian distribution: Rusty Desert Monitor (Varanus eremius) © Atlas of Living Australia
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Conservation status


  • Up to 46 cm (Length of specimen)


  • Wingspan data is not relevant or has not been obtained.

Additional information

Scientific data sources