Taxon profile


Bar-lipped Sheen Skink
Eugongylus rufescens (Shaw, 1802)

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

Scientific synonyms

Lacerta rufescens Shaw, 1802 (partim.) p
Scincus aurata Schneider, 1801 (partim.) p
Eumeces brunneus Macleay, 1877
Euprepes cingulatus Peters & Doria, 1878
Mabouia macrura Günther, 1867
Eumeces oppelii Duméril & Bibron, 1839
Eumeces uniformis Meyer, 1874
Mabouia uniformis Macleay, 1877

Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [dee7e138-9cf8-425c-990a-bff482158c31]

ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Eugongylus rufescens (Shaw, 1802)]
Data retrieved on: 29 January 2015

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p part of an original larger group