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Arnhemland two-lined dragon

Arnhemland two-lined dragon (Diporiphora arnhemica)
Tablelands, Western Australia
Photo © Ray Lloyd
Diporiphora arnhemica - Storr, 1974
Pronunciation  DIE-por-IFF-er-ah   arn-EM-ee-kah
Etymology  Diporiphora: 'two-pore-bearer', after the two femoral pores in the type species.
arnhemica: after Arnhem Land.1
Other names  Diporiphora bennettii arnhemica 
Snout-to-vent length
Species avg: 6.3 cm
Clutch size
Description Distribution Natural history Conservation Further information More photos


Found in the following Australian states/territories

Northern Territory, Western Australia


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