Komodo Dragon ( They are huge lizards / crocodile sized ) = their saliva infects any bitten prey / it relentlessly chases any bitten prey ,until resulting poison from infected wound ,slows the prey sufficiently enough for this Komodo dragon to finish it off and feast on the huge carcass ( an effective system that ensures this species remains strong /healthy ) ✅

Komodo Dragon ( They are huge lizards / crocodile sized ) = their saliva infects…

Komodo Dragon | Extremely poisonous and, at 9 feet long, this amazing creature demands respect! They move very fast.

Komodo dragon, Varanus komodoensis - extremely poisonous, and at 9 feet long, this amazing creature demands respect!

Komodo Dragon /they have such dangerous bacteria in their saliva that acts like venom !! One bite and you very quickly get incredibly sick as your blood is poisoned , they then track you like a bloodhound , if you escape initially you start to slow rapidly as the fever starts you get more disorientated ,soon the giant lizard will catch you and you will die a horrible death ! A real living dinosaur !! They are protected /people get executed for revenge killing when one of their loved ones…

Not a pretty sight. komodoensis Komodo dragon with mouth open (Captive, Fort Worth Zoo

Komodo dragon, also known as the Komodo monitor, is a large species of lizard found in the Indonesian islands of Komodo, Rinca, Flores, Gili Motang, and Padar

Komodo dragon is a large species of lizard found in the Indonesian islands of Komodo, Rinca, Flores, Gili Motang, and Padar

Komodo Dragon is the world's largest lizard.

Komodo Dragon Facts

True or False: Komodo Dragons pack a lethal bite, due to a very deadly venom secreted from their teeth. Fun Facts About Komodo Dragons.

Komodo Dragon "The Komodo dragon is the largest living lizard. The largest verified specimen reached a length of 10.3 feet (3.13 m) and weighed 366 pounds (166 kg).…"

Komodo Dragon "The Komodo dragon is the largest living lizard. The largest verified specimen reached a length of feet m) and weighed 366 pounds kg).

Dragón de Komodo (Varanus komodoensis), Indonesia, el lagarto de mayor tamaño, gran depredador

Komodo Dragon at Denver Zoo Kind of had some fun with the editing on this one.

Komodo Dragon. It's a recent discovery that the previously believed idea of bacteria inhabiting their mouth and allowing them to severely slow down their prey is actually venom. Bad. Ass.

The largest of all living lizards is the Komodo dragon, part of the monitor lizard family and the only lizard alive that will stalk and .

NOT EXACTLY ROCKET SCIENCE: 1 day ago  The Myth of the Komodo Dragon’s Dirty Mouth

TIL that Komodo Dragons actually do have venom-producing glands and are remarkably clean animals debunking the 30 year assumption that they used harmful bacteria from rotting flesh.

Photo: Komodo Dragons Kill With Venom, Researchers Find

Dragons may come from the land Down Under. Scientists now find that the world’s largest living lizard species, the Komodo dragon, most likely evolved in Australia and dispersed westward to its current home in Indonesia.

Komodo Dragon (Varanus komodoensis) The Komodo dragon is venomous. Vulnerable specie

Komodo Dragon - Komodo, Indonesia grown up male Komodo Dragon, 3 meter long and about 120 kg in weight

Venomous Komodo dragons kill prey with wound-and-poison tactics: For the longest time, people believed that the world’s largest lizard, the Komodo dragon, killed its prey with thriving bacteria from a dirty mouth with rotting flesh trapped in its teeth.   in 2005 Bryan Fry from the  Uni of Melbourne discovered that the lace monitor has venom glands in its mouth which made Fry suspect that Komodo dragons also poison their prey with venom and he has confirmed that.

Venomous Komodo dragons kill prey with wound-and-poison tactics: For the longest time, people believed that the world’s largest lizard, the Komodo dragon, killed its prey with thriving bacteria from a dirty mouth with rotting flesh trapped in its teeth. in 2005 Bryan Fry from the Uni of Melbourne discovered that the lace monitor has venom glands in its mouth which made Fry suspect that Komodo dragons also poison their prey with venom and he has confirmed that.

Komodo dragons are all purpose killing machines. Story here: http://j.mp/WYQaJL

The Komodo Dragon is an All-Purpose Killing Machine

Teach your students about the Komodo Dragon! Their venom contains over 50 strains of bacteria!

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