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Skinks of Australia

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TREE SKINK
Egernia striolata
Grows to approximately 30cm total length (12")

Tree Skink (Egernia striolata) photographed at Gluepot Reserve near Waikerie in SA
Tree Skink (Egernia striolata) photographed at Gluepot Reserve near Waikerie in SA

 

Tree Skink (Egernia striolata) photographed at Wilpena Pound in the Flinders Ranges SA  
Approximate distribution of the Tree Skink (Egernia striolata)



Tree Skink (Egernia striolata) photographed at Wilpena Pound in the Flinders Ranges SA


Tree Skink (Egernia striolata) photographed at Gluepot Reserve near Waikerie in SA
Tree Skink (Egernia striolata) photographed at Gluepot Reserve near Waikerie in SA


Tree Skink (Egernia striolata) photographed at Gluepot Reserve near Waikerie in SA
Tree Skink (Egernia striolata) photographed at Gluepot Reserve near Waikerie in SA


Tree Skink (Egernia striolata) photographed at Gluepot Reserve near Waikerie in SA
Tree Skink (Egernia striolata) photographed at Gluepot Reserve near Waikerie in SA


Tree Skink Egernia striolata
Tree Skink (Egernia striolata) above was photographed at "Gluepot", North of Waikerie (South Australia)


The Tree Skink (Egernia striolata) photographed at "Gluepot", North of Waikerie (South Australia)
Tree Skink (Egernia striolata) at "Gluepot", North of Waikerie (South Australia)



Tree Skink (Egernia striolata) photographed at Gluepot Reserve near Waikerie in SA



Tree Skink (Egernia striolata) photographed at Gluepot Reserve near Waikerie in SA


A sub-adult Tree Skink Egernia striolata at Mt Barker, South Australia
A sub-adult Tree Skink (Egernia striolata) at Mt Barker, South Australia

ree Skink (Egernia striolata) photographed at the bottom of a deep well in Kinchina Conservation Park, near Murray Bridge, SA
Tree Skink (Egernia striolata) photographed at the bottom of a deep well in Kinchina Conservation Park, near Murray Bridge, SA

Tree Skink (Egernia striolata)

The Tree Skink (Egernia striolata) is a common species found over much of eastern Australia that usually lives in trees or rock crevices - they may be confused with several closely related and similar looking species.

Tree Skink Egernia striolata

The Tree Skink (Egernia striolata) above was photographed basking at Mt. Barker, South Australia.


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