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Species profile—Lygisaurus zuma (sun-loving litter-skink)

Classification

Animalia (animals) → Reptilia (reptiles) → Scincidae (skinks) → Lygisaurus zuma (sun-loving litter-skink)

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Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Reptilia (reptiles)
Family
Scincidae (skinks)
Scientific name
Lygisaurus zuma Couper, 1993
Common name
sun-loving litter-skink
Type reference
Couper, P.J. (1993). A new species of Lygisaurus de Vis (Reptilia: Scincidae) from mid-eastern Queensland. Memoirs of the Queensland Museum 33(1): 163-166.
WildNet taxon ID
142
Synonym(s)
Carlia zuma
Nature Conservation Act 1992 (NCA) status
Least concern
Back on Track (BoT) status
Low
Conservation significant
No
Endemicity
Native
Pest status
Nil

Other resources

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=142

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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