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Endeavour River litter-skink

Endeavour River litter-skink (Lygisaurus tanneri)
Cooktown, Queensland
Photo © Ray Lloyd
Lygisaurus tanneri - Ingram & Covacevich, 1988
Pronunciation  LIE-gee-SOHR-uss   TAN-err-ee
Etymology  Lygisaurus: 'flexible lizard'.1
tanneri: after Charles Tanner, prominent Australian herpetologist.1
Other names  Carlia tanneri 
Snout-to-vent length
Species avg: 3.7 cm
Clutch size
Average: 2
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Found in the following Australian states/territories



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