Taxon profile


Christmas Island Grass-skink
Lygosoma bowringii (Günther, 1864)

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

Scientific synonyms

Eumeces bowringii Günther, 1864
Subdoluseps bowringii (Günther, 1864)
Lygosoma comotti Boulenger, 1887
Euprepes punctatolineatus Peters, 1871
Euprepes punctatostriatus Peters, 1871
Lygosoma whiteheadi Mocquard, 1890

Other names

= Garden Supple Skink

Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [04296cd2-c00d-4f3f-8d14-d565116ce88a]

ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Lygosoma bowringii (Günther, 1864)]
Data retrieved on: 29 January 2015

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