The 6 Largest Komodo Dragon Ever

Komodo Dragon

One of the largest Komodo dragons in captivity, this massive reptile measured an astounding 10.3 feet (3.13 meters) in length and weighed 366 pounds (166 kilograms). Its impressive size made it a star attraction at the zoo.

Giant

Another notable giant, this Komodo dragon at the Chester Zoo in the United Kingdom, measured around 10 feet (3 meters) and weighed approximately 330 pounds (150 kilograms). It was known for its robust health and size, making it one of the largest Komodo dragons in Europe.

Lizard King

This Komodo dragon, affectionately known as the "Lizard King," resided at the Surabaya Zoo in Indonesia. It measured about 9.8 feet (3 meters) and weighed 308 pounds (140 kilograms), making it one of the largest in its native country.

Komodo Dragon wild

One of the largest wild Komodo dragons ever recorded was found on Flores Island, Indonesia. This behemoth measured 9.7 feet (2.95 meters) and weighed around 290 pounds (131 kilograms). Its size was exceptional for a wild specimen, showcasing the potential of these reptiles in their natural habitat.

The Legendary

One of the largest Komodo dragons in captivity, this massive reptile measured an astounding 10.3 feet (3.13 meters) in length and weighed 366 pounds (166 kilograms). Its impressive size made it a star attraction at the zoo.

Largest

The Smithsonian National Zoo in Washington, D.C., housed a Komodo dragon that reached 9.5 feet (2.9 meters) and weighed 270 pounds (122 kilograms). This dragon's impressive size made it a key exhibit, drawing visitors from around the world.