Translation for 'Komodo' from English to Dutch
NOUN   a komodo | komodos
komodovaraan {de} [Varanus komodoensis]
Komodo (Island) monitor
komodovaraan {de} [Varanus komodoensis]
Komodo dragon
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Usage Examples English
  • varius") and the Komodo dragon ("Varanus komodoensis").
  • Although there were several controversies, the Games were deemed generally successful with its promotion for conservative effort on endangered fauna species namely the komodo dragon through the mascot and with the rising standard of competition amongst the Southeast Asian nations.
  • Colchester Zoo is one of the few zoos in the UK approved to keep Komodo dragons and currently houses a number of komodo dragons and previously had breeding success within the EEP breeding programme for this species.
  • On the islands of Komodo, Rinca and Flores, the boar's main predator is the Komodo dragon ("Varanus komodoensis").
  • In Komodo Island and Rinca Island in East Nusa Tenggara actually not only live komodo dragon, an animal believed to be the real form of a mythical creature called a dragon.

  • Being less known and less visited than Komodo Island, it is a good place to see the Komodo dragon in its natural environment with fewer people to disturb them.
  • Monitor lizards such as the Komodo dragon ("Varanus komodoensis") quite commonly stand on a tripod formed by their hind legs and tail.
  • He is best known for writing the first formal description of the Komodo dragon ("Varanus komodoensis") in 1912.
  • Megalania is thought to have had a similar ecology to the living Komodo dragon ("Varanus komodoensis").
  • In modern animals this saliva can be seen in many monitor lizards, such as "Varanus komodoensis", commonly known as the Komodo dragon or Komodo monitor.

  • "Rock & Roll Komodo Dragon" originated from an interview with "Revolver" where Homme states that Oliveri's "a bit like a rock and roll komodo dragon, it's been that way for thousands of years".
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