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Eastern blue tongued skink - Tiliqua scincoides scincoides  Australia,Eastern blue-tongued lizard,Geotagged,Tiliqua scincoides scincoides,Winter Click/tap to enlarge Country intro

Eastern blue tongued skink - Tiliqua scincoides scincoides

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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.

The eastern blue-tongued lizard is a stout and slow lizard that grows up to 30–60 cm in length, with brown to grey scales and a.. more

Similar species: Scaled Reptiles
Species identified by Ernst
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Uploaded Aug 8, 2019. Captured Aug 5, 2019 13:11 in Unnamed Road, Valentine NSW 2280, Australia.
  • Canon EOS 650D
  • f/5.6
  • 1/166s
  • ISO800
  • 135mm