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Fuhn's snake-eyed skink

Fuhn's snake-eyed skink (Cryptoblepharus fuhni)
Cape Melville, Queensland
Photo © Eric Vanderduys
Cryptoblepharus fuhni - Covacevich & Ingram, 1978
Pronunciation  KRIP-toe-BLEFF-ah-russ  
Etymology  Cryptoblepharus: 'hidden eyelid', referring to the fused eyelids.
Other names  black-boulder snake-eyed skink
Snout-to-vent length
Species avg: 4.7 cm
Clutch size
Description Distribution Natural history Conservation Further information More photos


Melville Range, Cape Melville, northeast Queensland.

Found in the following Australian states/territories




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