Rainbow Skink, Lined
Snout Vent Length – 49mm
Endemic to north-east Queensland
Occurs in grassy woodlands amongst rocky terrain in the north of this region as far south as the Andromache River.
Breeding males are distinctively patterned contrasting the much less ornate females.
For a detailed description of this species please refer to A Field Guide to Reptiles of Queensland by Steve K. Wilson
|Photo 1 Male from Bogie River by Graham Armstrong; Photo 2 Female from Andromache River by Paul Horner