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Vine-thicket fine-lined slider

vine-thicket fine-lined slider (Lerista cinerea)
Hann Creek, Queensland
Photo © Ray Lloyd
Lerista cinerea - Greer, McDonald & Lawrie, 1983
Pronunciation  ler-ISS-tah  
Etymology  Lerista: apparently meaningless.1
cinerea: derived from the Latin for grey.2
Other names   
Snout-to-vent length
Species avg: 6 cm
Clutch size
Description Distribution Natural history Conservation Further information More photos


Charters Towers region.

Found in the following Australian states/territories



Leaf-litter and loose soil in semi-evergreen vine thickets and adjacent open forest.2

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