Adelaide pygmy blue-tongue skink

Adelaide pygmy blue-tongue skink

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Tiliqua adelaidensis

The Adelaide pygmy blue-tongue skink or pygmy bluetongue is a species of skink, a lizard in the family Scincidae. The species was previously thought to be extinct and only rediscovered in 1992. Known locations of the species extend from Kapunda in the Barossa Valley, about 90 kilometres north of Adelaide, northwards to Peterborough, about 254 kilometres north of Adelaide.

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1. Adelaide pygmy blue-tongue skink Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Adelaide_pygmy_blue-tongue_skink
2. Adelaide pygmy blue-tongue skink on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/21902/101743579

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