Photo category: Vertebrates specimen collectionLiving MuseumNatural History Museum of Crete exhibition
Vertebrates specimen collection
Natural History Museum of Crete exhibition
- Photo taken by: Trichas, A.
- Photo taken date: March 2013
Photo of a Desert Monitor, Varanus griseus. The largest lizard in the Mediterranean region and a very successful predator, hunting small mammals, lizards, snakes and insects. Because of its hunting ability, local people call it “the desert wolf”.