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Species profile—Nangura spinosa (Nangur skink)

Classification

Animalia (animals) → Reptilia (reptiles) → Scincidae (skinks) → Nangura spinosa (Nangur skink)

Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Reptilia (reptiles)
Family
Scincidae (skinks)
Scientific name
Nangura spinosa Covacevich, Couper & James, 1993
Common name
Nangur skink
Type reference
Covacevich, J.A.; Couper, P.J. and James, C. (1993). A new skink, Nangura spinosa gen. et sp. nov., from a dry rainforest of southeastern Queensland. Memoirs of the Queensland Museum. 34(1):159-167.
WildNet taxon ID
125
Synonym(s)
Concinnia spinosa
Alternate name(s)
Nangur spiny skink
Nature Conservation Act 1992 (NCA) status
CR
Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 (EPBC) status
Critically endangered
Back on Track (BoT) status
Medium
Conservation significant
Yes
Confidential
Yes
Endemicity
Native
Pest status
Nil
Map
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Other resources

Species Profile and Threats Database (SPRAT)
Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums (OZCAM)
Atlas of Living Australia

Data source

This profile data is sourced from the QLD Wildlife Data API using the Get species by ID function used under CC-By 4.0
https://apps.des.qld.gov.au/species/?op=getspeciesbyid&taxonid=125

This information is sourced from the WildNet database managed by the Queensland Department of Environment and Science.

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Licence
Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)
Last updated
7 September 2021
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