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Species profile—Carlia sexdentata (Macleay's rainbow-skink)

Classification

Animalia (animals) → Reptilia (reptiles) → Scincidae (skinks) → Carlia sexdentata (Macleay's rainbow-skink)

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Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Reptilia (reptiles)
Family
Scincidae (skinks)
Scientific name
Carlia sexdentata (Macleay, 1877)
Common name
Macleay's rainbow-skink
Type reference
Macleay, W. 1877. The lizards of the Chevert Expedition. Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales 2, 60-69.
WildNet taxon ID
32817
Synonym(s)
Carlia longipes
Carlia fusca
Heteropus rubricatus
Heteropus maculatus
Heteropus variegatus
Heteropus sexdentatus
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=32817

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

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