Western Pilbara Spiny-tailed Skink

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A red skink resting on a large stone
Western Pilbara Spiny-tailed Skink
Image copyright of G. Gaikhorst

This new species of skink, Egernia cygnitos, was described in 2011 by Doughty, Kealley & Donnellan. It was discovered in the Pilbara region of Western Australia and given the common name of the Western Pilbara Spiny-tailed Skink.

Herpetology (Reptiles and Frogs) Collection