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Old 03-07-2017, 12:35 PM
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Originally Posted by Colibri View Post
Also, monitors have a specialized anatomy including an effectively four-chambered heart that gives them greater aerobic capacity and allows them to be more active than other lizards. Monitors are more "mammalian" than other reptiles.
Interesting! That makes mosasaurs (basically monitor lizards adapted to live exclusively in the ocean) make more sense.