Common name: Eastern Blue-tongue. SVL 300mm; Total length 450mm
The Eastern Blue-tongue is one of eight blue-tongue species (Tiliqua) found in Australia and Indonesia. Tiliqua belong to the Egernia Group of skinks. Three species of blue-tongue are found in the Canberra region.
The blue-tongue in the Canberra region that is strongly banded belongs to the sub-species Tiliqua scincoides scincoides, which is characterised by a dark stripe behind eye.
Distribution: Common throughout tablelands and coast.
MapsANBG Bass Gardens Park, Griffith Black Mountain Bullen Range Callum Brae City Renewal Authority Area Dryandra St Woodland Farrer Ridge Fowles St. Woodland, Weston Gigerline Nature Reserve Googong Foreshore Goorooyarroo Griffith Woodland Gungaderra Grasslands Haig Park Hughes Garran Woodland Hughes Grassy Woodland Illilanga & Baroona Isaacs Ridge Isaacs Ridge and Nearby Isabella Pond Jerrabomberra Grassland Jerrabomberra Wetlands Lake Burley Griffin West Lake Ginninderra Lake Tuggeranong Lower Cotter Catchment Lower Molonglo Mcquoids Hill Molonglo Gorge Molonglo River Reserve Mongarlowe River Mount Ainslie Mount Majura Mount Mugga Mugga Mount Painter Mount Pleasant Mount Rogers Mount Taylor Mulanggari Grasslands Mulligans Flat Namadgi National Park Percival Hill Pine Island to Point Hut Point Hut to Tharwa Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional Council Red Hill Nature Reserve Rob Roy Range Stirling Park Stony Creek The Pinnacle Tuggeranong Hill University of Canberra Urambi Hills Uriarra Recreation Reserve Wandiyali-Environa Conservation Area Wanniassa Hill Woodstock Nature Reserve Yarramundi Grassland
Points of interestPoint One
PlacesActon, ACT Ainslie, ACT Aranda, ACT Banks, ACT Belconnen, ACT Bonner, ACT Braddon, ACT Bruce, ACT Bungendore, NSW Bywong, NSW Campbell, ACT Canberra Central, ACT Canberra, ACT Carwoola, NSW Casey, ACT Conder, ACT Cook, ACT Cotter River, ACT Crace, ACT Deakin, ACT Downer, ACT Dunlop, ACT Evatt, ACT Fadden, ACT Florey, ACT Flynn, ACT Forde, ACT Fyshwick, ACT Garran, ACT Googong, NSW Gordon, ACT Greenleigh, NSW Greenway, ACT Griffith, ACT Gundaroo, NSW Gungahlin, ACT Hackett, ACT Hall, ACT Harrison, ACT Hawker, ACT Holt, ACT Hughes, ACT Hume, ACT Isaacs, ACT Isabella Plains, ACT Jerrabomberra, ACT Jerrabomberra, NSW Kaleen, ACT Kambah, ACT Karabar, NSW Kingston, ACT Lower Boro, NSW Lyneham, ACT Lyons, ACT Macarthur, ACT Macquarie, ACT Majura, ACT Marlowe, NSW Mawson, ACT Michelago, NSW Monash, ACT Murrumbateman, NSW Narrabundah, ACT Ngunnawal, ACT O'Connor, ACT O'Malley, ACT Paddys River, ACT Queanbeyan, NSW Red Hill, ACT Spence, ACT Stromlo, ACT Sutton, NSW Symonston, ACT Theodore, ACT Torrens, ACT Tuggeranong DC, ACT Watson, ACT Weston, ACT Yarralumla, ACT Yarrow, NSW Yass, NSW
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