The Black-headed Monitor (Varanus tristis) is a relatively small species of Monitor lizard, native to Northern Australia. The average length is between 50–80 cm.[1]


This Monitor lizard is usually found in grassy woodlands[2] and is arboreal.[3]


Varanus tristis preys on insects, small lizards, eggs and rodents.[4]


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