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Monitor

To seek information about an agent's behavior; a device that provides such information.
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But) they proclaim as edible the porcupine, hedgehog, monitor lizard, rhinoceros, tortoise, and hare among the five-nailed - as also animals with one row of teeth, except for camels.
Clockwise from left) Pangolins, pythons & monitor lizards are some of the endangered species.
The new study found a mostly one-way, looping air flow in African savannah monitor lizards, Varanus exanthematicus - one of roughly 73 species of monitor lizards - although there was some tidal airflow in regions of the lungs.
The dining room of their typical family home is peppered with cages and tanks housing everything from Bosc monitor lizards and Chilean rose tarantulas, to Madagascan hissing cockroaches.
The white-throated monitor lizards were seized by Revenue & Customs at Heathrow Airport after being imported from Tanzania.
Two out of five rescued Monitor Lizards died and all three Leopard Geckos starved to death, the court heard.
To help save the zoo and its inhabitants, players will use the Wii Remote to feed, treat and soothe 48 different animals from all over the world -- from gorillas to monitor lizards to dolphins -- including seven not featured in the companion DS game.
Alongside the family groups of 30 primates, there will be otters, dwarf mongoose and monitor lizards plus a conservation collection of birds and insects.
Guests can also expect to see a range of wildlife on the island, including long-tailed Macaque monkeys and giant Water Monitor Lizards.
Erjan Ibrahim kept his collection of reptiles - including four large monitor lizards, four boa constrictor snakes and four Caiman alligators - in the specially-converted basement of his home.
Erjan Ibrahim, 41, kept his collection of reptiles, which included four large monitor lizards, four boa constrictor snakes and four alligators, in the basement at the home he shared with Hazel Wright and her three children in Northampton.
In contrast, snakes and monitor lizards have hard and deeply forked tongues, which are used to "sniff out" chemicals left by other animals.