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Ctenotus taeniolatus

Copper-tailed Skink at Stromlo, ACT

Ctenotus taeniolatus at Stromlo, ACT - 14 Jan 2022
Ctenotus taeniolatus at Stromlo, ACT - 14 Jan 2022
Ctenotus taeniolatus at Stromlo, ACT - 14 Jan 2022
Ctenotus taeniolatus at Stromlo, ACT - 14 Jan 2022
Ctenotus taeniolatus at Stromlo, ACT - 14 Jan 2022
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Identification history

Ctenotus taeniolatus 14 Jan 2022 wombey
Unidentified 14 Jan 2022 trevorpreston

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Beautiful skinks, this one about 15cm, but I saw another that would've been closer to 20cm.

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Scleroderma sp. (Scleroderma) at Stromlo, ACT - 16 Jun 2022 by trevorpreston Pachycephala pectoralis (Golden Whistler) at Stromlo, ACT - 10 Jun 2022 by Christine Cortinarius australiensis (Cortinarius australiensis) at Stromlo, ACT - 29 May 2022 by Christine Ramaria sp. (A Coral fungus) at Stromlo, ACT - 21 May 2022 by trevorpreston Geophilomorpha sp. (order) (Earth or soil centipede) at Stromlo, ACT - 21 May 2022 by trevorpreston Acari (informal subclass) (Unidentified mite) at Stromlo, ACT - 21 May 2022 by trevorpreston Aulacocyclus edentulus (Passalid beetle) at Stromlo, ACT - 21 May 2022 by trevorpreston Ramaria sp. (A Coral fungus) at Stromlo, ACT - 21 May 2022 by trevorpreston zz agaric (stem; gills not white/cream) at Stromlo, ACT - 21 May 2022 by trevorpreston zz agaric (stem; gills white/cream) at Stromlo, ACT - 21 May 2022 by trevorpreston Mucorales (Pin moulds) at Stromlo, ACT - 14 May 2022 by AJB Monotoca scoparia (Broom Heath) at Stromlo, ACT - 26 Mar 2022 by MatthewFrawley Olearia argophylla (Native Musk) at Stromlo, ACT - 12 Mar 2022 by MatthewFrawley Spectrotrota fimbrialis (A Pyralid moth) at Stromlo, ACT - 18 Feb 2022 by tpreston Paropsis obsoleta (Leaf beetle) at Stromlo, ACT - 18 Feb 2022 by tpreston Gonocarpus tetragynus (Common Raspwort) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Feb 2022 by pixelnips Backobourkia sp. (genus) (An orb weaver) at Stromlo, ACT - 14 Jan 2022 by tpreston Pentatomoidea (superfamily) (Unidentified Shield or Stink bug) at Stromlo, ACT - 14 Jan 2022 by tpreston Eristalinus punctulatus (Golden Native Drone Fly) at Stromlo, ACT - 14 Jan 2022 by tpreston Perga sp. (genus) (Sawfly or Spitfire) at Stromlo, ACT - 14 Jan 2022 by tpreston Erina hyacinthina (Varied Dusky-blue) at Stromlo, ACT - 14 Jan 2022 by tpreston Lomandra longifolia (Spiny-headed Mat-rush, Honey Reed) at Stromlo, ACT - 14 Jan 2022 by tpreston Amata (genus) (Handmaiden Moth) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Jan 2022 by tpreston Acrididae sp. (family) (Unidentified Grasshopper) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Jan 2022 by tpreston Neosparassus diana at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Jan 2022 by tpreston Olbonoma triptycha (Chezela Group) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Jan 2022 by tpreston Acacia rubida (Red-leaved Wattle) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Jan 2022 by tpreston Rhinotia suturalis (Belid weevil) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Jan 2022 by tpreston Cyclosa fuliginata (species-group) (An orb weaving spider) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Jan 2022 by tpreston Calomela pallida (Leaf beetle) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Jan 2022 by tpreston Camponotus consobrinus (Banded sugar ant) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Jan 2022 by tpreston Argoctenus sp. (genus) (Wandering ghost spider) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Jan 2022 by tpreston Atrapsalta furcilla (Southern Mountain Squeaker) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Jan 2022 by tpreston Backobourkia sp. (genus) (An orb weaver) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Jan 2022 by tpreston Isopeda sp. (genus) (Huntsman Spider) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Jan 2022 by trevorpreston Mantispidae (family) (Unidentified mantisfly) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Jan 2022 by tpreston Anestia (genus) (A tiger moth) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Jan 2022 by tpreston Cerdistus sp. (genus) (Robber fly) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Jan 2022 by tpreston Clania lewinii (Lewin's case moth) at Stromlo, ACT - 22 Dec 2021 by AJB Erina hyacinthina (Varied Dusky-blue) at Stromlo, ACT - 20 Dec 2021 by tpreston Pinus radiata (Monterey or Radiata Pine) at Stromlo, ACT - 20 Dec 2021 by tpreston Epidesmia hypenaria (Long-nosed Epidesmia) at Stromlo, ACT - 20 Dec 2021 by tpreston Lychas marmoreus (Little Marbled Scorpion) at Stromlo, ACT - 20 Dec 2021 by tpreston zz bolete at Stromlo, ACT - 20 Dec 2021 by tpreston Callitris endlicheri (Black Cypress Pine) at Stromlo, ACT - 20 Dec 2021 by tpreston Pompilidae (family) (Unidentified Spider wasp) at Stromlo, ACT - 20 Dec 2021 by trevorpreston Taxeotis intextata (Looper Moth, Grey Taxeotis) at Stromlo, ACT - 20 Dec 2021 by tpreston Gompholobium huegelii (Pale Wedge Pea) at Stromlo, ACT - 20 Dec 2021 by tpreston Goniaea opomaloides (Mimetic Gumleaf Grasshopper) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Dec 2021 by tpreston zz bolete at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Dec 2021 by tpreston Tasmanicosa sp. (genus) (Unidentified Tasmanicosa wolf spider) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Dec 2021 by tpreston Urodacus manicatus (Black Rock Scorpion) at Stromlo, ACT - 24 Nov 2021 by tpreston Gompholobium huegelii (Pale Wedge Pea) at Stromlo, ACT - 24 Nov 2021 by tpreston Heterodea sp. (A lichen) at Stromlo, ACT - 24 Nov 2021 by tpreston Austrostipa scabra (Corkscrew Grass) at Stromlo, ACT - 24 Nov 2021 by tpreston Dianella revoluta (Black-Anther Flax Lily) at Stromlo, ACT - 24 Nov 2021 by tpreston Gompholobium huegelii (Pale Wedge Pea) at Stromlo, ACT - 24 Nov 2021 by tpreston Leptospermum multicaule (Teatree) at Stromlo, ACT - 8 Nov 2021 by MatthewFrawley Holoplatys sp. (genus) (Unidentified Holoplatys jumping spider) at Stromlo, ACT - 28 Oct 2021 by CathB Dichromodes atrosignata (Black-signed Heath Moth ) at Stromlo, ACT - 28 Oct 2021 by CathB Plebs eburnus (Eastern bush orb-weaver) at Stromlo, ACT - 17 Oct 2021 by LisaH zz - truffle at Stromlo, ACT - 14 Oct 2021 by RobG1 Philobota mathematica group undescribed species. (A concealer moth) at Stromlo, ACT - 1 Oct 2017 by Christine Chrysonoma paracycla (Chrysonoma paracycla) at Stromlo, ACT - 1 Oct 2017 by Christine Coeranica isabella (A Concealer moth) at Stromlo, ACT - 1 Oct 2017 by Christine Philobota undescribed species near arabella (A concealer moth) at Stromlo, ACT - 1 Oct 2017 by Christine
Scleroderma sp. (Scleroderma) at Stromlo, ACT - 16 Jun 2022 by trevorpreston
Pachycephala pectoralis (Golden Whistler) at Stromlo, ACT - 10 Jun 2022 by Christine
Cortinarius australiensis (Cortinarius australiensis) at Stromlo, ACT - 29 May 2022 by Christine
Ramaria sp. (A Coral fungus) at Stromlo, ACT - 21 May 2022 by trevorpreston
Geophilomorpha sp. (order) (Earth or soil centipede) at Stromlo, ACT - 21 May 2022 by trevorpreston
Acari (informal subclass) (Unidentified mite) at Stromlo, ACT - 21 May 2022 by trevorpreston
Aulacocyclus edentulus (Passalid beetle) at Stromlo, ACT - 21 May 2022 by trevorpreston
Ramaria sp. (A Coral fungus) at Stromlo, ACT - 21 May 2022 by trevorpreston
zz agaric (stem; gills not white/cream) at Stromlo, ACT - 21 May 2022 by trevorpreston
zz agaric (stem; gills white/cream) at Stromlo, ACT - 21 May 2022 by trevorpreston
Mucorales (Pin moulds) at Stromlo, ACT - 14 May 2022 by AJB
Monotoca scoparia (Broom Heath) at Stromlo, ACT - 26 Mar 2022 by MatthewFrawley
Olearia argophylla (Native Musk) at Stromlo, ACT - 12 Mar 2022 by MatthewFrawley
Spectrotrota fimbrialis (A Pyralid moth) at Stromlo, ACT - 18 Feb 2022 by tpreston
Paropsis obsoleta (Leaf beetle) at Stromlo, ACT - 18 Feb 2022 by tpreston
Gonocarpus tetragynus (Common Raspwort) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Feb 2022 by pixelnips
Backobourkia sp. (genus) (An orb weaver) at Stromlo, ACT - 14 Jan 2022 by tpreston
Pentatomoidea (superfamily) (Unidentified Shield or Stink bug) at Stromlo, ACT - 14 Jan 2022 by tpreston
Eristalinus punctulatus (Golden Native Drone Fly) at Stromlo, ACT - 14 Jan 2022 by tpreston
Perga sp. (genus) (Sawfly or Spitfire) at Stromlo, ACT - 14 Jan 2022 by tpreston
Erina hyacinthina (Varied Dusky-blue) at Stromlo, ACT - 14 Jan 2022 by tpreston
Lomandra longifolia (Spiny-headed Mat-rush, Honey Reed) at Stromlo, ACT - 14 Jan 2022 by tpreston
Amata (genus) (Handmaiden Moth) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Jan 2022 by tpreston
Acrididae sp. (family) (Unidentified Grasshopper) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Jan 2022 by tpreston
Neosparassus diana at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Jan 2022 by tpreston
Olbonoma triptycha (Chezela Group) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Jan 2022 by tpreston
Acacia rubida (Red-leaved Wattle) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Jan 2022 by tpreston
Rhinotia suturalis (Belid weevil) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Jan 2022 by tpreston
Cyclosa fuliginata (species-group) (An orb weaving spider) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Jan 2022 by tpreston
Calomela pallida (Leaf beetle) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Jan 2022 by tpreston
Camponotus consobrinus (Banded sugar ant) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Jan 2022 by tpreston
Argoctenus sp. (genus) (Wandering ghost spider) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Jan 2022 by tpreston
Atrapsalta furcilla (Southern Mountain Squeaker) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Jan 2022 by tpreston
Backobourkia sp. (genus) (An orb weaver) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Jan 2022 by tpreston
Isopeda sp. (genus) (Huntsman Spider) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Jan 2022 by trevorpreston
Mantispidae (family) (Unidentified mantisfly) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Jan 2022 by tpreston
Anestia (genus) (A tiger moth) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Jan 2022 by tpreston
Cerdistus sp. (genus) (Robber fly) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Jan 2022 by tpreston
Clania lewinii (Lewin's case moth) at Stromlo, ACT - 22 Dec 2021 by AJB
Erina hyacinthina (Varied Dusky-blue) at Stromlo, ACT - 20 Dec 2021 by tpreston
Pinus radiata (Monterey or Radiata Pine) at Stromlo, ACT - 20 Dec 2021 by tpreston
Epidesmia hypenaria (Long-nosed Epidesmia) at Stromlo, ACT - 20 Dec 2021 by tpreston
Lychas marmoreus (Little Marbled Scorpion) at Stromlo, ACT - 20 Dec 2021 by tpreston
zz bolete at Stromlo, ACT - 20 Dec 2021 by tpreston
Callitris endlicheri (Black Cypress Pine) at Stromlo, ACT - 20 Dec 2021 by tpreston
Pompilidae (family) (Unidentified Spider wasp) at Stromlo, ACT - 20 Dec 2021 by trevorpreston
Taxeotis intextata (Looper Moth, Grey Taxeotis) at Stromlo, ACT - 20 Dec 2021 by tpreston
Gompholobium huegelii (Pale Wedge Pea) at Stromlo, ACT - 20 Dec 2021 by tpreston
Goniaea opomaloides (Mimetic Gumleaf Grasshopper) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Dec 2021 by tpreston
zz bolete at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Dec 2021 by tpreston
Tasmanicosa sp. (genus) (Unidentified Tasmanicosa wolf spider) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Dec 2021 by tpreston
Urodacus manicatus (Black Rock Scorpion) at Stromlo, ACT - 24 Nov 2021 by tpreston
Gompholobium huegelii (Pale Wedge Pea) at Stromlo, ACT - 24 Nov 2021 by tpreston
Heterodea sp. (A lichen) at Stromlo, ACT - 24 Nov 2021 by tpreston
Austrostipa scabra (Corkscrew Grass) at Stromlo, ACT - 24 Nov 2021 by tpreston
Dianella revoluta (Black-Anther Flax Lily) at Stromlo, ACT - 24 Nov 2021 by tpreston
Gompholobium huegelii (Pale Wedge Pea) at Stromlo, ACT - 24 Nov 2021 by tpreston
Leptospermum multicaule (Teatree) at Stromlo, ACT - 8 Nov 2021 by MatthewFrawley
Holoplatys sp. (genus) (Unidentified Holoplatys jumping spider) at Stromlo, ACT - 28 Oct 2021 by CathB
Dichromodes atrosignata (Black-signed Heath Moth ) at Stromlo, ACT - 28 Oct 2021 by CathB
Plebs eburnus (Eastern bush orb-weaver) at Stromlo, ACT - 17 Oct 2021 by LisaH
zz - truffle at Stromlo, ACT - 14 Oct 2021 by RobG1
Philobota mathematica group undescribed species. (A concealer moth) at Stromlo, ACT - 1 Oct 2017 by Christine
Chrysonoma paracycla (Chrysonoma paracycla) at Stromlo, ACT - 1 Oct 2017 by Christine
Coeranica isabella (A Concealer moth) at Stromlo, ACT - 1 Oct 2017 by Christine
Philobota undescribed species near arabella (A concealer moth) at Stromlo, ACT - 1 Oct 2017 by Christine

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 4 - 15 Abundance
  • 14 Jan 2022 10:48 AM Recorded on
  • trevorpreston Recorded by

Additional information

  • Alive / healthy Animal health

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