Lizard Species List

Weasel Skink
Source: David Fischer

Weasel Skink

Saproscincus mustelinus

  • up to 55 mm SVL
  • white spot behind & below eye
  • orange-brown from hips onto tail
Delicate Skink
Source: David Fischer

Delicate Skink

Lampropholis delicata

  • up to 45 mm SVL
  • golden-brown dorsolateral stripes
  • fused frontoparietal scales
Garden Skink
Source: David Fischer

Garden Skink

Lampropholis guichenoti

  • up to 45 mm SVL
  • black vertebral stripe
  • black lateral stripe
  • distinct flecking on back and sides
  • fused frontoparietal scales
Three-Lined Skink
Source: Nick Volpe

Three-Lined Skink

Acritoscincus duperreyi

  • up to 60 mm SVL
  • black vertebral stripe
  • pronounced black lateral stripe with cream edges
  • fused frontoparietal scales
McCoy's Skink
Source: David Fischer

McCoy's Skink

Anepischtos maccoyi

  • up to 50 mm SVL
  • slender
  • reduced limbs
  • minute ear opening
  • narrow, dark dorsolateral line
Tussock Skink
Source: Geoff Heard

Tussock Skink

Pseudemoia pagenstecheri

  • up to 50 mm SVL
  • two dark lines on either side of a pronounced vertebrate stripe
  • paired frontoparietal scales
Spencer's Skink
Source: Geoff Heard

Spencer's Skink

Pseudemoia spenceri

  • up to 65 mm SVL
  • prominent dorsolateral cream stripe
  • long limbs
  • body dorsoventrally flattened
  • paired frontoparietal scales
White's Skink
Source: Nick Volpe

White's Skink

Liopholis whitii

  • up to 95 mm SVL
  • robust skink
  • distinctive colour pattern
  • distinct ear lobules
Southern Water Skink
Source: Geoff Heard

Southern Water Skink

Eulamprus tympanum

  • up to 80 mm SVL
  • broad irregular black lateral stripe
  • no ear lobules
Swamp Skink
Source: Nick Volpe

Swamp Skink

Lissolepis coventryi

  • up to 100 mm SVL
  • dorsal surface olive-green, with black stripes
  • distinct ear lobules
Blotched Blue-Tongue Skink
Source: David Fischer

Blotched Blue-Tongue Skink

Tiliqua nigrolutea

  • up to 250 mm SVL
  • dorsal blotches (rather than bands)
Eastern Blue-Tongue Skink
Source: David Fischer

Eastern Blue-Tongue Skink

Tiliqua scincoides

  • up to 300 mm SVL
  • dorsal bands (rather than blotches)
Marbled Gecko
Source: David Fischer

Marbled Gecko

Christinus marmoratus

  • up to 70 mm SVL
  • toe pads
  • flat body
Jacky Lizard
Source: David Fischer

Jacky Lizard

Amphibolurus muricatus

  • up to 120 mm SVL
  • very long tail (twice SVL)
  • rough, 'spiny' skin