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Species profile—Tiliqua scincoides (eastern blue-tongued lizard)

Classification

Animalia (animals) → Reptilia (reptiles) → Scincidae (skinks) → Tiliqua scincoides (eastern blue-tongued lizard)

Photo of Tiliqua scincoides (eastern blue-tongued lizard) - Queensland Government,1981
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Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Reptilia (reptiles)
Family
Scincidae (skinks)
Scientific name
Tiliqua scincoides (White, 1790)
Common name
eastern blue-tongued lizard
WildNet taxon ID
104
Synonym(s)
Tiliqua scincoides intermedia
Tiliqua scincoides scincoides
Alternate name(s)
eastern blue-tongue
northern blue-tongue
Nature Conservation Act 1992 (NCA) status
Least concern
Back on Track (BoT) status
Low
Conservation significant
No
Endemicity
Native
Pest status
Nil

Other resources

Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums (OZCAM)
Atlas of Living Australia

Data source

This profile data is sourced from the QLD Wildlife Data API using the Get species by ID function used under CC-By 4.0
https://apps.des.qld.gov.au/species/?op=getspeciesbyid&taxonid=104

This information is sourced from the WildNet database managed by the Queensland Department of Environment and Science.

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Licence
Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)
Last updated
23 October 2019
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