venomous lizard

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The Gila monster, Heloderma suspectum Cope, 1869 is a large, heavy bodied venomous lizard that ranges from extreme southwestern Utah to northern Sinaloa, Mexico (Stebbins, 1985).
A Gila monster, one of only two venomous lizards in the world, can fetch up to $1,500 on the black market, according to experts.
Distractions are important when you're suffering from an ear infection and this week I have tried to keep myself super-busy with eyecatching pursuits so that my mental focus is on my eyes (magnificent fullyfunctioning specimens of which David Ivon Gower would be proud to own) rather than my ears (the right one of which is currently a contaminated cesspit where venomous lizards and small rodents appear to be nesting).
Flood waters have also thrown up scorpions, venomous lizards and other harmful insects.
In the Komodo dragon study, Fry and colleagues used an MRI scanner to reveal an intricate and unusual array of a dozen venom ducts, more than in other venomous lizards.
The Gila monster is one of only two venomous lizards in the world.