Spotted Slider
S1: ventral
Spotted Slider
S1: Rear Legs
Spotted Slider (Lerista punctatovittata)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Chordates (Chordata) - Reptiles (Reptilia)     iNaturalist Observation
Order: Scaled Reptiles (Squamata)
Family: Skink (Scincidae)
Species: Spotted Slider (Lerista punctatovittata)
This Photo:     S1: Front Leg

General Species Information:
Found in the Riverland and possibly elsewhere
A couple of these were found on an expedition North of here, with a team of people helping with id's.
Specimen 1 had an amputated toe and was ~85mm SVL.
As you can see in the photo's, these have very reduced legs and look like snakes when sliding along.
1 finger & 2 toes.

Copyright © 2019-2021 Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 15-Oct-2019
This species is classed as LC (Least Concern) in the Murray Mallee, SA, by DENR (Regional Species Status Assessments, July 2010)