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Species profile—Carlia rubrigularis sensu lato (red-throated rainbow-skink)


Animalia (animals) → Reptilia (reptiles) → Scincidae (skinks) → Carlia rubrigularis sensu lato (red-throated rainbow-skink)

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Species details

Animalia (animals)
Reptilia (reptiles)
Scincidae (skinks)
Scientific name
Carlia rubrigularis sensu lato Ingram & Covacevich, 1989
Common name
red-throated rainbow-skink
Type reference
Ingram, G. & Covacevich, J. (1989). Revision of the genus Carlia (Reptilia, Scincidae) in Australia with comments on Carlia bicarinata of New Guinea. Memoirs of the Queensland Museum 27(2), 443-490.
WildNet taxon ID
Superseded by
Carlia rubrigularis (red-throated rainbow-skink)
Carlia crypta
Alternate name(s)
northern red-throated skink
Nature Conservation Act 1992 (NCA) status
Least concern
Conservation significant
Pest status

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

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

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Last updated
8 March 2022
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