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Anomalopus brevicollis

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SHORT-NECKED WORM SKINK
or
Capricorn Worm-skink

Praeteropus (was Anomalopus) brevicollis

May grow to approximately 16cm (6") total length

Anomalopus brevicollis
Short-necked Worm-skink (Praeteropus brevicollis)
"Anomalopus brevicollis" by Scott Eipper is licensed under CC BY-NC-ND 2.0



Approximate distribution of the Short-necked Worm-skinks (Anomalopus brevicollis)


Short-necked Worm-skinks (Anomalopus brevicollis) have no limbs, and they have a blunt tail.

The head and tail tip are normally darker than the rest of the body

Click here to see photos of Short-necked Worm-skinks(Anomalopus brevicollis) at flickr

Click here to see photos of Short-necked Worm-skinks (Anomalopus brevicollis) at Flickr


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