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West Coast morethia skink

West Coast morethia skink (Morethia lineoocellata)
Rottnest Island, Western Australia
Photo © Henry Cook
Morethia lineoocellata - (Duméril & Bibron, 1839)
Pronunciation  moore-EE-thee-uh  
Other names  Ablepharus lineoocellatus DUMÉRIL & BIBRON 1839
Morethia anomalus GRAY 1845
Snout-to-vent length
Species avg: 5 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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