The savannah monitor (Varanus exanthematicus) is a medium-sized species of monitor lizard native to Africa. The species is known as Bosc’s monitor in Europe, since French scientist Louis Bosc first described the species. It belongs to thesubgenus Polydaedalus, along with the Nile, the ornate and other monitors.
Varanus exanthematicusLocale: Africa
Preferred Temp: 80-90 degrees F
Max Size: 4-5 ft.
Diet: Rodents, Insects