Taxon profile


Black-headed Scaly Foot
Pygopus nigriceps (Fischer, 1882)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  order Squamata - lizards and snakes »  family Pygopodidae »  genus Pygopus

Scientific synonyms

Cryptodelma nigriceps Fischer, 1882
Delma baileyi Günther, 1897
Delma (Cryptodelma) baileyi Günther, 1897
Pygopus klugei Wells & Wellington, 1985
Pygopus territorianus Wells & Wellington, 1985

Other names

= Western Scaly Foot

Least Concern LC

Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [fedccbe1-5287-4d88-b7b8-95856dadf58b]

ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Pygopus nigriceps (Fischer, 1882)]
Data retrieved on: 29 January 2015

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