Why does this lizard have such a fishy name?
If you look closely, its body is covered in smooth black fishlike scales, and it has a fishlike head.
The land mullet, Egernia major, is the largest member of the skink family.
Check them out at Alexandra Park Zoo.
*Please do not bring your pets into Alexandra Park Zoo for the health and safety of the zoo animals. Guide or Assistance dogs with proof are welcome.
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