Taxon profile


Peron's Snake-eyed Skink
Cryptoblepharus plagiocephalus (Cocteau, 1836)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  order Squamata - lizards and snakes »  family Scincidae - skinks »  genus Cryptoblepharus

Scientific synonyms

Cryptoblepharus carnabyi Storr, 1976
Cryptoblepharus plagiocephalus plagiocephalus (Cocteau, 1836)
Scincus plagiocephalus Cocteau, 1836
Scincus plagyocephalus Cocteau, 1836

Other names

= Callose-palmed Shinning Skink
= Callose-palmed Snake-eyed Skink
= Peron's Shinning Skink
= Spiny-palmed Shinning Skink
= Spiny-palmed Snake-eyed Skink

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Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [9a9397c9-2d51-4f3e-80ef-53b69bcbc258]

ABRS (2009-2015): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Cryptoblepharus plagiocephalus (Cocteau, 1836)]
Data retrieved on: 29 January 2015
EN Reptile Database - Search [genus=Cryptoblepharus&species=plagiocephalus]

Reptile Database - Search [] [as Cryptoblepharus plagiocephalus (COCTEAU, 1836)]
Data retrieved on: 20 December 2013

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