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  Tasmanian Tree Skink (Niveoscincus pretiosus)

Tasmanian Tree Skink | Niveoscincus pretiosus photo
Tasmanian Tree Skink (Niveoscincus pretiosus), Cradle Mountain, Tasmania, Australia

Image by D. Gordon E. Robertson - Some rights reserved.    (view image details)

REPTILE FACTS

distribution map showing range of Niveoscincus pretiosus in Australia

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Classification
Class:Reptilia
Order:Squamata (Sauria)
Family:Scincidae
Genus:Niveoscincus
Species:pretiosus
Common Name:Tasmanian Tree Skink

Relatives in same Genus
  Metallic Skink (N. metallicus)