Speckled Wall Skink
Coming out of hiding
Eastern Spotted Ctenotus
Eastern Spotted Ctenotus (Ctenotus orientalis)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Chordates (Chordata) - Reptiles (Reptilia)
Order: Scaled Reptiles (Squamata)
Family: Skink (Scincidae)
Species: Eastern Spotted Ctenotus (Ctenotus orientalis)
This Photo:     Front

Ref: "A Complete Guide to Reptiles of Australia", 2nd Ed. Wilson & Swan. Page 190.
General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee), and elsewhere
Extremely fast. Very hard to see, let alone photograph.

Copyright © 2013- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 10-Apr-2013
This species is classed as LC (Least Concern) in the Murray Mallee, by DENR (Regional Species Status Assessments, July 2010)