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Snowy Mountains skink

Snowy Mountains skink (Liopholis guthega)
Falls Creek, Victoria
Photo © Rob Valentic
Liopholis guthega - (Donnellan, Hutchinson, Dempsey & Osborne, 2002)
Pronunciation    GUTH-eh-gah
Etymology  guthega: "Guthega is a Snowy Mountains locality that has yielded a specimen of this species. The specific name is treated as a noun in apposition."1
Other names  Egernia guthega 
Snout-to-vent length
Species avg: 11 cm
Litter size
Description Distribution Natural history Conservation Further information More photos


Found in the following Australian states/territories

New South Wales, Victoria


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