Join for FREE
It only takes a minute!
Zeiss - Always on the lookout for something special – Shop now

Welcome to BirdForum.
BirdForum is the net's largest birding community, dedicated to wild birds and birding, and is absolutely FREE! You are most welcome to register for an account, which allows you to take part in lively discussions in the forum, post your pictures in the gallery and more.

Australian Reptiles - Id

Reply
 
Thread Tools Rate Thread
Old Friday 31st May 2019, 18:39   #1
Joseph Anthony
Registered User

 
Join Date: Jan 2018
Location: Edinburgh
Posts: 29
Australian Reptiles - Id

ID help with this species, please. 1st picture from Dorrigo, New South Wales. 2nd and 3rd from Dryandra, Western Australia. 4th from Gull Rock, Western australia. And 3th from Hunter Wetlands, New South Wales.
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	Dorrigo NP lizard 1.JPG
Views:	11
Size:	957.0 KB
ID:	696669  Click image for larger version

Name:	Dryandra 2.JPG
Views:	11
Size:	623.9 KB
ID:	696670  Click image for larger version

Name:	Dryandra.JPG
Views:	10
Size:	902.8 KB
ID:	696671  Click image for larger version

Name:	Gull Rock NP.JPG
Views:	8
Size:	1.11 MB
ID:	696672  Click image for larger version

Name:	Hunter Wetlands lizard 2.JPG
Views:	11
Size:	900.7 KB
ID:	696673  

Joseph Anthony is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old Friday 31st May 2019, 19:47   #2
andyadcock
Registered User
 
andyadcock's Avatar

 
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: Nottingham UK and St Petersburg, Russia
Posts: 14,598
1 Could be Elegant Snake-eyed Skink Cryptoblepharus pulcher

3 Looks like Sand / Gould's Goana Varanus gouldii

4 Looks like Heath Goana Varanus rosenbergi
__________________
Andy A
andyadcock is online now  
Reply With Quote
Old Friday 31st May 2019, 21:14   #3
Joseph Anthony
Registered User

 
Join Date: Jan 2018
Location: Edinburgh
Posts: 29
Quote:
Originally Posted by andyadcock View Post
1 Could be Elegant Snake-eyed Skink Cryptoblepharus pulcher

3 Looks like Sand / Gould's Goana Varanus gouldii

4 Looks like Heath Goana Varanus rosenbergi
Thank you, Andy. I agree with 3 and 4, but 1, I do not think is Elegant Snake-eyed Skink. Perhaps number 5 it is.
Joseph Anthony is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old Saturday 1st June 2019, 07:04   #4
andyadcock
Registered User
 
andyadcock's Avatar

 
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: Nottingham UK and St Petersburg, Russia
Posts: 14,598
Quote:
Originally Posted by Joseph Anthony View Post
Thank you, Andy. I agree with 3 and 4, but 1, I do not think is Elegant Snake-eyed Skink. Perhaps number 5 it is.
Sorry, that's my error, for Elegant Snake-eyed Skink I meant Image 2.

https://www.google.com/search?q=eleg...w=1366&bih=613

There are tons of Skinks and Skink like reptiles in OZ!!!!!!!!
__________________
Andy A

Last edited by andyadcock : Saturday 1st June 2019 at 07:06.
andyadcock is online now  
Reply With Quote
Old Saturday 1st June 2019, 08:11   #5
andyadcock
Registered User
 
andyadcock's Avatar

 
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: Nottingham UK and St Petersburg, Russia
Posts: 14,598
I think 1 may be Murray's Skink Eulamprus murrayi?

https://www.google.com/search?client...VqNT9oRTX-meM:
__________________
Andy A
andyadcock is online now  
Reply With Quote
Old Saturday 1st June 2019, 20:42   #6
Joseph Anthony
Registered User

 
Join Date: Jan 2018
Location: Edinburgh
Posts: 29
Quote:
Originally Posted by andyadcock View Post
I think 1 may be Murray's Skink Eulamprus murrayi?

https://www.google.com/search?client...VqNT9oRTX-meM:
Thank you. I agree.
Joseph Anthony is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old Saturday 1st June 2019, 20:44   #7
Joseph Anthony
Registered User

 
Join Date: Jan 2018
Location: Edinburgh
Posts: 29
Quote:
Originally Posted by andyadcock View Post
Sorry, that's my error, for Elegant Snake-eyed Skink I meant Image 2.

https://www.google.com/search?q=eleg...w=1366&bih=613

There are tons of Skinks and Skink like reptiles in OZ!!!!!!!!
Thank you again, Andy. Now I think number 2 is Cryptoblepharus plagiocephalus and number 5 is Eulamprus quoyii.
Joseph Anthony is offline  
Reply With Quote
Advertisement
Reply


Thread Tools
Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Reptiles of Thailand - A Field Guide to the Reptiles of Thailand Samandag Reptiles and Amphibians 12 Thursday 22nd October 2015 06:34
Reptiles in Jordan for ID 2 Ollie Richings Reptiles and Amphibians 1 Wednesday 9th October 2013 06:06
Seeing all Six Reptiles RockyRacoon Reptiles and Amphibians 15 Wednesday 22nd February 2006 14:19
Any reptiles seen yet?? Keithec Reptiles and Amphibians 7 Wednesday 13th April 2005 18:47
Reptiles canadagurl123 Reptiles and Amphibians 0 Thursday 31st March 2005 23:32

{googleads}

Fatbirder's Top 1000 Birding Websites

Help support BirdForum

Page generated in 0.21668196 seconds with 22 queries
All times are GMT. The time now is 11:29.