Lampropholis coggeri

Lampropholis coggeri

Lampropholis coggeri

(Skink)

FAMILY

Scincidae

Species

Lampropholis coggeri

Common name

Skink

Main colour

Brown, reddish-brown to olive brown

Body size

Snout to vent to 4.5 cm, tail to 4.5 cm long

Location

Cairns

Description

The body is darker on the back and this blends into the flanks, pale spots and dark dashes are present. Head is bronze-coloured but the tail is darker than the body; the belly is brown with black flecks. This skink is found in rainforest north from the Townsville area.