Three-toed Earless Skink
S1: Back
Ellura
Three-toed Earless Skink
S1: Front Foot
 
    
Three-toed Earless Skink (Hemiergis decresiensis)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Chordates (Chordata) - Reptiles (Reptilia)
Order: Scaled Reptiles (Squamata)
Family: Skink (Scincidae)
Species: Three-toed Earless Skink (Hemiergis decresiensis)
This Photo:     S2: Front Leg

Thank you John Fowler for helping with the identification of this species

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee, SA), the Adelaide Hills and elsewhere
John identified S1 here, which we had identified as Dwarf Three-toed Slider (Lerista timida), was in fact Hemiergis decresiensis

Copyright © 2013- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 27-Dec-2013
This species is classed as LC (Least Concern) in the Murray Mallee, SA, by DENR (Regional Species Status Assessments, July 2010)