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Eastern soil-crevice skink

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Proablepharus barrylyoni - Couper, Limpus, McDonald & Amey, 2010
Pronunciation  PRO-ah-BLEPH-ah-russ   BAHR-ee-LIE-un-ee
Etymology  barrylyoni: 'Named for Barry Lyon who played an important role in collecting the type series of this species and for his contributions to wildlife conservation across Cape York Peninsula.'1
Other names   
Snout-to-vent length
Species avg: 4.46 cm
Clutch size
Description Distribution Natural history Conservation Further information More photos


Known only from a single location on Springfield Station, north-eastern Queensland.1

Found in the following Australian states/territories



Grassland with scattered trees. Collected on a 'seasonally inundated, basaltic (grey cracking clay) soil plain of the McBride Plateau'1.

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