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They can grow to a size of 23 inches, with the largest recorded at 32 inches. Colour is brown/purplish on top, with a light shade of pink on the belly. The tail features a pointed tip which is a harmless spur. The species lives most of its life underground feeding on ants, termites and their larvae
This was found dead on the grass covered in bite marks. In the past i have spotted them in my pool shed near rainforest trees.
This one had been attacked and killed by something, presumably a cat due to the bite marks. Thanks to Ashley T for the ID!