The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Varanus sp. nov. 'Wallacean islands'

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Last record: Late Pleistocene

 

Distribution

Wallacean Islands

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Corlett, Richard T. (2010). Megafaunal extinctions and their consequences in the tropical Indo-Pacific, pp. 117-131. In: Haberle, S., Stevenson, J. and Prebble, M. (eds.). Altered Ecologies: Fire, Climate and Human Influence on Terrestrial Landscapes (terra australis 32). Canberra, Australia: ANU E Press.

 

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