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Long sunskink

long sunskink (Lampropholis elongata)
Riamukka State Forest, New South Wales
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Lampropholis elongata - Greer, 1997
Pronunciation  LAM-pro-FOHL-iss   EE-long-GAH-tah
Etymology  Lampropholis: 'glistening ones'.
elongata: in reference to the elongate body.
Other names   
Snout-to-vent length
Species avg: 5.3 cm
Clutch size
Description Distribution Natural history Conservation Further information More photos


In the vicinity of Riamukka State Forest, NSW, at an altitude of 1100-1500m ASL.

Found in the following Australian states/territories

New South Wales


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