Varanus komodoensis individuals have been known to attack and kill humans in a few rare occurrences. They also have attacked and harmed livestock in the area.
Negative Impacts: injures humans
This article is unpublished.
Appears under "Benefits"
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Animal Diversity Web
Tanya Dewey, Animal Diversity Web, University of Michigan Museum of Zoology
Ann Fraser, Kalamazoo College
Leanne Lawwell, Kalamazoo College
Lawwell, L. 2006. "Varanus komodoensis" (On-line), Animal Diversity Web. Accessed April 04, 2012 at http://animaldiversity.ummz.umich.edu/site/accounts/information/Varanus_komodoensis.html
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