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Ten-lined ctenotus

ten-lined ctenotus (Ctenotus decaneurus)
Mount Elizabeth Station, Western Australia
Photo © Brad Maryan
Ctenotus decaneurus - Storr, 1970
Pronunciation  ten-OH-tus  
Etymology  Ctenotus: 'comb ear', refering to the comb-like projections at the ear opening.
Other names  Ctenotus yampiensis 
Snout-to-vent length
Species avg: 5 cm
Clutch size
Description Distribution Natural history Conservation Further information More photos


Records from Queensland are of unknown veracity, but are based on a specimen from the Mueller Range (near Opalton) in a Memoirs of the Qld Museum publication from Czechura.

Found in the following Australian states/territories

Northern Territory, Queensland, Western Australia


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