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SkinkTiliqua scincoides

Eastern Blue-tongue at Black Mountain

Tiliqua scincoides at Black Mountain - 8 Oct 2016

Identification history

Skink Tiliqua scincoides 12 Oct 2016 GeoffRobertson
Skink Tiliqua scincoides 12 Oct 2016 GeoffRobertson
Unidentified 12 Oct 2016 MattM

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Author's notes

Two bluetongues. They may have been courting or breeding, but I only saw them after they saw me and tried to scurry off. They were also quite long (the one pictured being at least 40cm long).

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 2 Abundance
  • Unknown Gender
  • 8 Oct 2016 Recorded on
  • MattM Recorded by

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