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Common dwarf skink

common dwarf skink (Menetia greyii)
Moranbah, Queensland
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Menetia greyii - J.E. Gray, 1845
Pronunciation  men-ETT-ee-ah   GREY-ee-ee
Etymology  Menetia: Probably meaningless.1
Other names  Menetia amaura Storr 1978 (Shark Bay dwarf skink) 
Snout-to-vent length
Species avg: 3.8 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, Northern Territory, Queensland, South Australia, Victoria, Western Australia


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