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Delicate skink

delicate skink (Lampropholis delicata)
Brisbane, Queensland
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Lampropholis delicata - (De Vis, 1888)
Pronunciation  LAM-pro-FOHL-iss  
Etymology  Lampropholis: 'glistening ones'.
Other names  Grass skink
Snout-to-vent length
Species avg: 5.2 cm
Clutch size
Description Distribution Natural history Conservation Further information More photos


Found in the following Australian states/territories

Australian Capital Territory, New South Wales, Queensland, South Australia, Tasmania, Victoria


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