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Brown-backed yellow-lined ctenotus

brown-backed yellow-lined ctenotus (Ctenotus eurydice)
Guyra, New South Wales
Photo © Rob Valentic
Ctenotus eurydice - Czechura & Wombey, 1982
Pronunciation  ten-OH-tus   your-ee-DICE-ee
Etymology  Ctenotus: 'comb ear', refering to the comb-like projections at the ear opening.
eurydice: "Eurydice was the wife of the mythical Greek poet Orpheus. The name was arbitrarily chosen."1
Other names   
Snout-to-vent length
Species avg: 7.5 cm
Clutch size
Description Distribution Natural history Conservation Further information More photos


Found in the following Australian states/territories

New South Wales, Queensland


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