Tuesday, 14 May 2013
Indonesia 2000 Komodo (Varanus komodoensis)
This Komodo Dragon has the body length of 1.8 to 2.1 meters and its weight may achieve 250 kg . Like the other predators, Komodo has good hearing and keenest sense is that of smell. Population of this animal is more less 3000 and can be found only in the Komodo Island and several small island around Komodo Island in the province of Nusa Tenggara Timur, Indonesia. Komodo Dragon is one of the most rare animals in the world and is legally protected.
Government of Indonesia has taken various attempts and participation of Indonesia in Convention for International Trade in Endangered Species.