Speckled Wall Skink
Head, above
Speckled Wall Skink
Coming out of hiding
Speckled Wall Skink (Cryptoblepharus pannosus)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Chordates (Chordata) - Reptiles (Reptilia)
Order: Scaled Reptiles (Squamata)
Family: Skink (Scincidae)
Species: Speckled Wall Skink (Cryptoblepharus pannosus)
This Photo:     Head, anterior
Synonym: Cryptoblepharus carnabyi
Other name: Ragged snake-eyed skink
Similar Species: South-eastern Morethia Skink

Thank you David Armstrong for identifying this species for us

Ref: "A Complete Guide to Reptiles of Australia", 2nd Ed. Wilson & Swan. Page 160.
General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee, SA), and elsewhere

Copyright © 2013- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 29-Aug-2013
This species is classed as LC (Least Concern) in the Murray Mallee, SA, by DENR (Regional Species Status Assessments, July 2010)