Common name: Red-throated Skink. SVL 80mm.
Red-throated Skink is one of one of three three-lined (Acritoscincus, formerly included in Bassiana) species in Australia. Three-lined skinks belong to the Eugongylus Group of skinks. There are two three-lined species in the Canberra region.
Red-throated Skink like other three-lined skink has a distinctive pattern. It sometimes has a bright red throat.
Distribution: Likely widespread in Canberra region but pattern of distribution is unclear.
MapsTidbinbilla Nature Reserve Birrigai Gibraltar Pines Namadgi National Park Woodstock Nature Reserve Bullen Range Stony Creek Molonglo Gorge
PlacesPaddys River, ACT Winifred, NSW Tennent, ACT Rendezvous Creek, ACT The Ridgeway, NSW Jerangle, NSW Crooked Corner, NSW
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