THE REPTILES OF AUSTRALIA - SKINKS

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ELEGANT SNAKE-EYED SKINK
Cryptoblepharus pulcher

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Cryptoblepharus pulcher pulcher

Central East coast of Australia

Cryptoblepharus pulcher clarus

Coast of the Great Australian Bight

Elegant Snake-eyed Skink Cryptoblepharus pulcher pulcher was photographed at Warriewood Headland NSW.
This Elegant Snake-eyed Skink (Cryptoblepharus pulcher pulcher) was photographed at Warriewood Headland NSW.



This Elegant Snake-eyed Skink (Cryptoblepharus pulcher pulcher) was photographed at Currimundi Conservation Park (just south of Mooloolaba Qld.)


Elegant Snake-eyed Skink Cryptoblepharus pulcher pulcher
This Elegant Snake-eyed Skink (Cryptoblepharus pulcher pulcher) was living on a wall in the main street of Eumundi, Queensland


Elegant Snake-eyed Skink Cryptoblepharus pulcher pulcher was photographed at Warriewood Headland NSW.
This Elegant Snake-eyed Skink (Cryptoblepharus pulcher pulcher) was photographed at Warriewood Headland NSW.

Cryptoblepharus pulcher pulcher
Notice that the eye is covered by a large clear scale, so the Elegant Snake-eyed Skink (Cryptoblepharus pulcher pulcher) cannot blink! Photo taken in Sydney, NSW)

Cryptoblepharus pulcher pulcher
Elegant Snake-eyed Skink (Cryptoblepharus pulcher pulcher) photographed at Dulwich Hill, Sydney, living on a brick wall.



Juvenile Elegant Snake-eyed Skink (Cryptoblepharus pulcher pulcher) photographed at Whites Hill Reserve Queensland

Cryptoblepharus pulcher
Elegant Snake-eyed Skink (Cryptoblepharus pulcher pulcher) photographed near White Rock, South-eastern Qld

 This small common species is usually found amongst rocks trees and logs, and on walls and fences - and is found in two large but separated regions of Australia. They very agile climbers.

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