Distribution and Habitat
Indigenous to southeastern Asia, Dumeril’s Monitor can be located more specifically in Thailand, Maylasia, and Sumatra.
Heavily vegetated and humid forests
Dumeril’s Monitors are largely dark coffee-brown in color, with occasional brighter indistinct crossbars. Adult Dumeril’s can reach up to 4.5 ft. in total length (including tail), although typical length is 4 ft. long.
This species can remain underwater for more than an hour.