Eastern Spotted Ctenotus
On the Move
Three-toed Earless Skink
|Class:||Animals (Animalia) - Chordates (Chordata) - Reptiles (Reptilia)|
|Order:||Scaled Reptiles (Squamata)|
|Species:||Eastern Spotted Ctenotus (Ctenotus orientalis)|
Ref: "A Complete Guide to Reptiles of Australia", 2nd Ed. Wilson & Swan. Page 190.
EXTRA - Photo Specific Information:
This fellow was investigating a hole in the ground.
We were intrigued because we knew there was a large spider down there.
Soon after this shot he was out of there in a flash never to be seen again
General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee), and elsewhere
Extremely fast. Very hard to see, let alone photograph.