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The eastern blue-tongued lizard is a subspecies of large skink which is common throughout eastern Australia, often found in bushland and suburban areas where conditions are suitable. The lizard is known as blue-tongue because its tongue can range from bright to dark blue, and it has a habit of displaying it prominently and hissing loudly when disturbed.

Similar species: Scaled Reptiles
Species identified by Calbost Niel
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By Calbost Niel

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Uploaded Aug 5, 2022. Captured Aug 5, 2022 12:49 in 80 Great Western Hwy, Woodford NSW 2778, Australia.
  • NIKON D850
  • f/25.0
  • 1/1250s
  • ISO2000
  • 105mm