Pink-tongued Skink

Cyclodomorphus gerrardii

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The pink-tongued skink (Cyclodomorphus gerrardii) is a genus of lizard in the family Scincidae. It is endemic to Australia. In Australia C. gerrardii is called commonly the pink-tongued lizard. As suggested by these common names, its distinguishing characteristic is a pink tongue as opposed to the blue tongue of the closely related genus Tiliqua.

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  1. (c) Kevin Long, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), https://www.inaturalist.org/photos/30146511
  2. (c) Wikipedia, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cyclodomorphus_gerrardii

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