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Morethia boulengeri SOUTH-EASTERN MORETHIA SKINK

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SALTUSH MORETHIA SKINK
Morethia adelaidensis

Saltbush Morethia Skink (Morethia adelaidensis)
The adult Saltbush Morethia Skink (Morethia adelaidensis) above was photographed in the Dry Creek area near Adelaide, South Australia

Approximate distribution of the Saltbush Morethia Skink (Morethia adelaidensis)
Approximate distribution of the Saltbush Morethia Skink (Morethia adelaidensis)

Saltbush Morethia Skink (Morethia adelaidensis)
The Saltbush Morethia Skink (Morethia adelaidensis) above was photographed in the Dry Creek area near Adelaide, South Australia

Most species of skinks may lose part of their tail when grabbed by a predator, the tail will be regrown on almost all species of skinks.


Saltbush Morethia Skink (Morethia adelaidensis)
The Saltbush Morethia Skink (Morethia adelaidensis) is a common species often confused with other small species of skinks

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