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Highlands forest-skink

highlands forest-skink (Anepischetosia maccoyi)
Wollongong, New South Wales
Photo © David Fischer
Anepischetosia maccoyi - (Lucas & Frost, 1894)
Etymology  Anepischetosia: "Anepischetos means 'unrestrained' and alludes to the ideal intellectual state."1
Other names  Nannoscincus maccoyi
Anepischetos maccoyi (in error)
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

New South Wales, Victoria, South Australia, Australian Capital Territory


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