Komodo Dragon

Male Komodo dragons can grow up to as large as 10 feet and weigh as much as170 pounds. They live only on the Indonesian islands of Komodo. They prey mostly on carrion, altho they have been known to ambush people in a stealthy fashion. It was once thought that the saliva killed by bacteria infection alone, but recent tests conclude that they do in fact have poison. Mating season is between may and august.