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Saltbush slender blue-tongue

saltbush slender blue-tongue (Cyclodomorphus venustus)
Morney Plain, Queensland
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Cyclodomorphus venustus - Shea & Miller, 1995
Pronunciation  sy-klo-doh-MORF-uss  
Etymology  Cyclodomorphus: 'Cyclodus-form', after another genus of skink.
venustus: from the Latin for charming/lovely/graceful.
Other names   
Snout-to-vent length
Species avg: 10 cm
Litter size
Description Distribution Natural history Conservation Further information More photos


Found in the following Australian states/territories

New South Wales, Queensland, South Australia


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