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Western Blue-tongued Lizard
Tiliqua occipitalis (Peters, 1863)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  order Squamata - lizards and snakes »  family Scincidae - skinks »  genus Tiliqua - blue-tongued skinks

Scientific synonyms

Cyclodus occipitalis Peters, 1863
Cyclodus fasciatus Lütken, 1863

Other names

= Western Blue-tongue Lizard
= Westlicher Blauzungenskink

Least Concern LC
CZ   EN  


Australia (New South Wales, North Territory, Queensland, South Australia, Victoria, West Australia)

Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [06c656a7-2e08-4ea6-8c9a-97369d2c0cae]

ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Tiliqua occipitalis (Peters, 1863)]
Data retrieved on: 29 January 2015

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