• Blue-tongued skinks are the genus Tiliqua, which contains some of the largest members of the skink family (Scincidae). They are commonly called blue-tongued lizards in Australia, where true lizards (Lacertidae) do not naturally occur. This photo was taken in the wild.

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Blue-tongued 'lizard' (tiliqua rugosa rugosa), near Narembeen, Western Australia.
Wild? He was livid.

Robert_Mendyk, darling.clandestine, and 37 other people added this photo to their favorites.

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  1. Sally_R [deleted] 88 months ago | reply


    Your Photo Wins a Heart
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  2. law_keven 87 months ago | reply

    Wow, this is awesome, I thought it was a snake with legs at first..lol..:O)


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  4. NYCArthur 87 months ago | reply

    spectacular image

  5. Vizko Lizard 87 months ago | reply

    Amazing lizard.

    Beautiful shot

  6. olga_rashida 87 months ago | reply


    I saw this in the 10+ Faves group and Faved it.

    Fantasy flower

  7. Linda DV 87 months ago | reply


    I saw this in the 10+ Faves group and Faved it.

    Passiflora incarnata

  8. `Olivier Jules` 87 months ago | reply

    Your excellent photo deserves a Tornado Award.

  9. RyanHarvey1993 [deleted] 82 months ago | reply

    wow that shingleback has amazing colour, thats a brilliant photo

  10. Austin T. 78 months ago | reply

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  11. LANECAT; 70 months ago | reply

    i have a blue tongue skink! :D his name is tegan.

  12. Wesapiens/natura 38 months ago | reply

    Extra -ordinary !!!

  13. castacant 8 months ago | reply

    Holy smokes! Awesone! He looks unhappy.

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