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Reptile Lampropholis delicata (Garden Skink)

Hairyman

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Scientific Name: Lampropholis delicata

Common Names: Garden Skink

Order: Squamata

Suborder: Lacertilla

Family: Scincidae

Distribution: Native. East Aust. coast and adjacent inland from Cairns to Southern SA.
and NE Tas. Introduced to NZ.

Habitat: Cool temperate to tropical habitats.
Rainforest, dry/wet sclerophyll forests, woodlands, heathlands, disturbed areas,
suburban and urban areas.

Field Notes: Stripped brown skink , variable colouration. SVL to 51mm.
Common.

Sources: A Complete Guide to Reptiles of Australia. S.Wilson and G.Swan.
Wikipedia; http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lampro...CH=CONFIG]4624.vB[/ATTACH] Photos by Hairyman
 
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