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Species profile—Saproscincus spectabilis (pale-lipped shadeskink)

Classification

Animalia (animals) → Reptilia (reptiles) → Scincidae (skinks) → Saproscincus spectabilis (pale-lipped shadeskink)

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Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Reptilia (reptiles)
Family
Scincidae (skinks)
Scientific name
Saproscincus spectabilis (De Vis, 1888)
Common name
pale-lipped shadeskink
Type reference
De Vis, C.W. 1888. A contribution to the herpetology of Queensland. Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales 2(2): 811-826.
WildNet taxon ID
98
Synonym(s)
Saproscincus galli
Mocoa spectabilis
Alternate name(s)
gully skink
gully shadeskink
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=98

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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