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Species profile—Emoia atrocostata australis (littoral whiptail-skink)

Classification

Animalia (animals) → Reptilia (reptiles) → Scincidae (skinks) → Emoia atrocostata australis (littoral whiptail-skink)

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Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Reptilia (reptiles)
Family
Scincidae (skinks)
Scientific name
Emoia atrocostata australis Brown, 1991
Common name
littoral whiptail-skink
Type reference
Brown, W.C. (1991). The lizards of the genus Emoia (Scincidae) with observations on their evolution and biogeography. Memoirs of the California Academy of Sciences 15, 1-94.
WildNet taxon ID
34166
Synonym(s)
Emoia atrocostata irrorata
Emoia atrocostata
Lygosoma atrocostatum
Nature Conservation Act 1992 (NCA) status
Vulnerable
Conservation significant
Yes
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=34166

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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