Reptile Anomalopus leuckarti (NO common name)

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Scientific Name: Anomalopus leuckarti

Common Names: No common name.

Order: Squamata

Suborder: Lacertilla

Family: Scincidae

Distribution: SEQld and N.NSW

Habitat: Woodlands and DFS.

Field Notes: Long bodied skink. SVL 137mm
Greatly reduced limbs. 2 fingers on forelimbs, hind limb stumps.
Pale grey to yellowish bar on ape. Ear opening absent, depression only.
Egg layer. Lives in humus or loose soil.

Source: A Complete Guide to Reptiles of Australia. S.Wilson and G.Swan

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