THE REPTILES OF AUSTRALIA

AUSTRALIAN REPTILE PHOTOS, DISTRIBUTION MAPS AND INFORMATION
This site covers Snakes and Lizards, Crocodiles and Turtles, including Colubrid snakes, Pythons, Elapids (called Cobras or Coral Snakes in some countries), Sea Snakes, File Snakes, Blind (or Worm) Snakes, Sea Turtles, Freshwater Turtles (or Tortoises) Dragon Lizards (Agamas), Gecko's, Legless Lizards, Monitor Lizards (often called Goanna's in Australia), Skinks and Crocodilia.

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PYTHON SNAKES - Pythonidae

ELAPID SNAKES - Elapidae Cobras Coral Snakes

SEA SNAKES - Hydrophiinae Laticaudidae Sea Kraits

FILE SNAKES - Acrochordidae

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TURTLES Tortoises Chelonii Testudines

DRAGON LIZARDS Agamas Agamidae

GECKO LIZARDS Gekkonidae

LEGLESS LIZARDS Pygopodidae Pygopods

MONITOR LIZARDS Goannas Varanids Varanidae

SKINK LIZARDS Scincidae

CROCODILES Crocodylia Crocodilia Saltwater freshwater estuarine

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PINK-TAILED WORM-LIZARD
or Granite Worm-lizard

Aprasia parapulchella

Distribution:- Occurs in central northern Victoria, ACT and northwards through NSW


Pink-tailed Worm Lizard Aprasia parapulchella photographed in the Canberra region, ACT.
Adult Pink-tailed Worm Lizard Aprasia parapulchella photographed in Canberra region, ACT.
(Showing underside of tail)

Pink-tailed Worm Lizard Aprasia parapulchella photographed in the Canberra region, ACT.
Adult Pink-tailed Worm Lizard Aprasia parapulchella photographed in Canberra region, ACT.

Pink-tailed Worm Lizard Aprasia parapulchella photographed in the Canberra region, ACT.
Close up of the head of an adult Pink-tailed Worm Lizard Aprasia parapulchella photographed in the Canberra region, ACT.
  
Pink-tailed Worm Lizard Aprasia parapulchella
Adult Pink-tailed Worm Lizard Aprasia parapulchella photographed at Bendigo, Victoria.

Pink-tailed Worm Lizard Aprasia parapulchella photographed in the Canberra region, ACT.
Adult Pink-tailed Worm Lizard Aprasia parapulchella photographed at Bendigo, Victoria.

Young Pink-tailed Worm Lizard Aprasia parapulchella photographed in the Canberra region, ACT.
Young Pink-tailed Worm Lizard Aprasia parapulchella photographed in the Canberra region, ACT.

Young Pink-tailed Worm Lizard Aprasia parapulchella photographed in the Canberra region, ACT.
Young Pink-tailed Worm Lizard Aprasia parapulchella photographed in the Canberra region, ACT.


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