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Species profile—Eremiascincus phantasmus (ghost skink)

Classification

Animalia (animals) → Reptilia (reptiles) → Scincidae (skinks) → Eremiascincus phantasmus (ghost skink)

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Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Reptilia (reptiles)
Family
Scincidae (skinks)
Scientific name
Eremiascincus phantasmus Mecke, Doughty & Donnellan, 2013
Common name
ghost skink
Type reference
Mecke, S., Doughty, P. & Donnellan, S.C. (2013). Redescription of Eremiascincus fasciolatus (Günther, 1867) (Reptilia: Squamata: Scincidae) with clarification of its synonyms and the description of a new species. Zootaxa 3701 (5): 473-517.
WildNet taxon ID
34926
Synonym(s)
Sphenomorphus fasciolatus
Eremiascincus fasciolatus
Nature Conservation Act 1992 (NCA) status
Least concern
Conservation significant
No
Endemicity
Native
Pest status
Nil
Species environment
Terrestrial

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=34926

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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