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Nevin's three-toed slider

Nevin's three-toed slider (Lerista nevinae)
Wickham, Western Australia
Photo © Jordan Vos
Lerista nevinae - Smith & Adams, 2007
Pronunciation  ler-ISS-tah   NEV-inn-ee
Etymology  Lerista: apparently meaningless.1
nevinae: "Named from Anne Nevin of the Western Australian Museum from 1982-2006. Natural Sciences Departmental Secretary from 1985 and resuscitator of countless rubricated manuscripts."2
Other names  Lerista muelleri 
Snout-to-vent length
Species avg: 3.7 cm
Clutch size
Description Distribution Natural history Conservation Further information More photos


"Known only from the type locality between Point Samson and Cape Lambert."2

Found in the following Australian states/territories

Western Australia


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