Centralian Blue-tongued Skink


Tiliqua multifasciata or the Centralian Blue-tongued Skink

Did you know...

  • The red colouration of the centralian blue-tongued skink helps it blend into the arid environment in which it lives.
  • During the warmer seasons, these blue-tongued skink can be active at night.
  • Between two and seven young blue-tongued skink are born in the summer months.
  • The sizes of the new born young blue-tongued skink from one litter can vary greatly, with the largest being as much as five times the size of the smallest.

Where to find the Centralian Blue-tongued Skink across Australia:

Eating soft plants and insects, centralian blue-tongued skink can also scavenge on dead animals.