Note that I have lumped these two species together as they closely related and difficult to tell apart .
Both are variable in pattern however the distribution maps may assist in identifying species in the field.
The Snake-eyed skink above (probably Cryptoblepharus cygnatus) above was found in the Darwin region, NT
Approximate distribution map for
Swanson's Snake-eyed skink (Cryptoblepharus cygnatus)
Approximate distribution map for the
Metallic Snake-eyed skink (Cryptoblepharus metallicus)
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