Eastern Spotted Ctenotus
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Ellura
Eastern Spotted Ctenotus
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Eastern Spotted Ctenotus (Ctenotus orientalis)Class: Animal (Animalia) - Chordate (Chordata) - Reptile (Reptilia)
Order: Scaled Reptile (Squamata)
Family: Skink (Scincidae)
Species: Eastern Spotted Ctenotus (Ctenotus orientalis)
This Photo:     Head

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

Copyright © 2012- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 17-Oct-2012
This species is classed as LC (Least Concern) in the Murray Mallee, by DENR (Regional Species Status Assessments, July 2010)