Common name: Tree Skink. SVL 100mm; Total length 220mm
Tree Skink is one of seventeen species in the genus Egernia, which in turn is in Egernia Group of skinks which also includes blue-tongues and other genera. There are three Egernia species in the Canberra region.
Distribution: Very rare in Canberra. Mostly found north and west of Canberra.