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North-western sandy-loam ctenotus

north-western sandy-loam ctenotus (Ctenotus serventyi)
Nanutarra Road House, Western Australia
Photo © Rob Valentic
Ctenotus serventyi - Storr, 1975
Pronunciation  ten-OH-tus  
Etymology  Ctenotus: 'comb ear', refering to the comb-like projections at the ear opening.
serventyi: "Named after Dr Dominic L. Serventy in recognition of his services to the natural history of Western Australia."
Other names   
Snout-to-vent length
Species avg: 5.7 cm
Clutch size
Description Distribution Natural history Conservation Further information More photos


Found in the following Australian states/territories

Western Australia


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