Anepischetosia maccoyi

3 MacCoy's Skink at Paddys River, ACT

Anepischetosia maccoyi at Paddys River, ACT - 6 Oct 2021
Anepischetosia maccoyi at Paddys River, ACT - 6 Oct 2021
Anepischetosia maccoyi at Paddys River, ACT - 6 Oct 2021
Anepischetosia maccoyi at Paddys River, ACT - 6 Oct 2021
Anepischetosia maccoyi at Paddys River, ACT - 6 Oct 2021
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Identification history

Anepischetosia mccooyi 9 Oct 2021 wombey
Anepischetosia mccooyi 9 Oct 2021 HarveyPerkins

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User's notes

Under large sheet of decorticated bark as a result of the 2020 bushfires. Total head to tail tip length was probably about 80-85 mm.

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WillO wrote:
   10 Oct 2021
A good record - a leaf litter layer skink that probably is very vulnerable to fires.
HarveyPerkins wrote:
   10 Oct 2021
Thanks @WillO - I had included some notes re size and bushfires, but inadvertantly put them under private notes rather than public. Now fixed and visible to all.

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