Copperhead Skink
Dwarf Three-toed Slider
Dwarf Three-toed Slider (Lerista timida)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Chordates (Chordata) - Reptiles (Reptilia)
Order: Scaled Reptiles (Squamata)
Family: Skink (Scincidae)
Species: Dwarf Three-toed Slider (Lerista timida)
This Photo:     Head
Other name: Timid slider
Similar Species: Three-toed Earless Skink

Thank you Darren Schmitke for helping with the identification of this species

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee, SA), and elsewhere

Copyright © 2012- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 13-Aug-2012
This species is classed as LC (Least Concern) in the Murray Mallee, SA, by DENR (Regional Species Status Assessments, July 2010)