Tag: Indonesia

10 Komodo Dragons Hatch at San Antonio Zoo

10 Komodo Dragons Hatch at San Antonio Zoo

Komodo dragons are the largest lizards in the world and are native to Indonesia. [...]
Listing Komodo Dragon As Endangered Based On Assumption, Should Be Reassessed

Listing Komodo Dragon As Endangered Based On Assumption, Should Be Reassessed

A komodo dragon takes down a deer. Photo by Sergey Uryadnikov/Shutterstock The listing of the Komodo dragon (Varanus komodoensis) as endangered was [...]
13 Critically Endangered Rote Island Snake-necked Turtles Returned To Indonesia

13 Critically Endangered Rote Island Snake-necked Turtles Returned To Indonesia

Thirteen Rote Island snake-necked turtles (Chelodina mccordi) that were being cared for by Wildlife Reserves Singapore have been returned to Indonesia [...]
Komodo Dragon Reclassified As Endangered Species

Komodo Dragon Reclassified As Endangered Species

The iconic Komodo dragon (Varanus komodoensis), the largest lizard in the world and native only to Komodo National Park in Indonesia, has been reclass [...]
Komodo Dragons Threatened By Rising Sea Levels And A Warming Planet, Scientists Say

Komodo Dragons Threatened By Rising Sea Levels And A Warming Planet, Scientists Say

Komodo dragons (Varanus komodoensis), the largest lizards on the planet live on just a few islands in the Indonesian archipelago. There are only an es [...]
Nose-Horned Lizard Not Seen Since 1891 Rediscovered In Indonesia

Nose-Horned Lizard Not Seen Since 1891 Rediscovered In Indonesia

Modigliani’s lizard, (Harpesaurus modiglianii) a lizard of the Agamidae family that hasn’t been seen since it was first discovered way back in 1891, h [...]
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