THE REPTILES OF AUSTRALIA - SKINKS

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Skinks of Australia

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RED-THROATED SKINK
Acritoscincus platynotus
(was Acritoscincus platynotum)

The Red-throated Skink (Acritoscincus platynotus) occurs in the ACT (Canberra), along the East coast of New South Wales extending just into Qld and Eastern Victoria

RED-THROATED SKINK Acritoscincus platynotum
This Red-throated Skink (Acritoscincus platynotus) was photographed in sand dunes at Narrabeen Head, NSW


Red-throated Skink (Acritoscincus platynotus)
Approximate distribution of the Red-throated Skink (Acritoscincus platynotus)



RED-THROATED SKINK Acritoscincus platynotum
This Red-throated Skink (Acritoscincus platynotus) was photographed on a tree at Bilgola beach, NSW

RED-THROATED SKINK Acritoscincus platynotum
Underside of a Red-throated Skink (Acritoscincus platynotus) with a red throat - photographed at La Perouse, NSW

RED-THROATED SKINK Acritoscincus platynotum
Underside of a Red-throated Skink (Acritoscincus platynotus) without a red throat - photographed at La Perouse, NSW

RED-THROATED SKINK Acritoscincus platynotum
This Red-throated Skink (Acritoscincus platynotus) was photographed at La Perouse, NSW


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