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Species profile—Carlia pectoralis (open-litter rainbow skink)

Classification

Animalia (animals) → Reptilia (reptiles) → Scincidae (skinks) → Carlia pectoralis (open-litter rainbow skink)

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Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Reptilia (reptiles)
Family
Scincidae (skinks)
Scientific name
Carlia pectoralis (de Vis, 1884)
Common name
open-litter rainbow skink
Type reference
De Vis, C.W. (1884) A conspectus of the genus Heteropus. [In Anon]. Brisbane Courier, November15, P. 6. Republished 1884, Daily Observer, November 15, p.3. (Abstract of de Vis 1885).
De Vis (1885) A conspectus of the genus Heteropus. Proceedings of the Royal Society of Queensland, 1, 166-73.
WildNet taxon ID
34646
Alternate name(s)
open-litter rainbow-skink
Nature Conservation Act 1992 (NCA) status
Least concern
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=34646

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

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