Taxon profile


Leaf-scaled Sea Snake
Aipysurus foliosquama M. A. Smith, 1926

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  order Squamata - lizards and snakes »  family Elapidae »  genus Aipysurus

Scientific synonyms

Smithohydrophis foliosquama (M.A. Smith, 1926)

Critically Endangered CR

Taxon in country check-lists*

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Links and literature

EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [176714]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Aipysurus foliosquama Smith, 1926]
Data retrieved on: 3 August 2018
EN Australian Faunal Directory [84ed44da-4660-4155-83cb-c58908a80fd2]

ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Smithohydrophis foliosquama (M.A. Smith, 1926)]
Data retrieved on: 29 January 2015

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