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Species profile—Pygopus nigriceps sensu lato (hooded scaly-foot)

Classification

Animalia (animals) → Reptilia (reptiles) → Pygopodidae (pygopodid lizards) → Pygopus nigriceps sensu lato (hooded scaly-foot)

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Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Reptilia (reptiles)
Family
Pygopodidae (pygopodid lizards)
Scientific name
Pygopus nigriceps sensu lato (Fischer, 1882)
Common name
hooded scaly-foot
Type reference
Fischer, J.G. (1882) Herpetologische Bemerkungen. 2. Neue Eidechsen aus Australien und Polynesien. Archiv fur Naturgeschichte 48: 286-302.
WildNet taxon ID
330
Superseded by
Pygopus nigriceps (hooded scaly-foot)
Pygopus schraderi (eastern hooded scaly-foot)
Pygopus steelescotti (northern hooded scaly-foot)
Synonym(s)
Cryptodelma nigriceps
Pygopus territorianus
Delma baileyi
Cryptodelma baileyi
Alternate name(s)
black-headed scaly-foot
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=330

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
23 October 2019
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