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Blotched Blue-tongued Lizard
Tiliqua nigrolutea (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824)

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

Scientific synonyms

Cyclodus nigroluteus (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824)
Scincus nigroluteus Quoy & Gaimard, 1824
Tiliqua milleri Wells & Wellington, 1985
Scincus erucotis Gray, 1838 (nomen nudum) n

Other names

= Blotched Blue-tongue Lizard

Least Concern


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Australia (New South Wales, South Australia, Tasmania, Victoria)

Links and literature

EN Reptile Database - Search [genus=Tiliqua&species=nigrolutea]

Reptile Database - Search [] [as Tiliqua nigrolutea (QUOY & GAIMARD, 1824)]
Data retrieved on: 20 August 2018
EN Australian Faunal Directory [c166c382-dbba-4f27-9bd8-b9b1ac3ac867]

ABRS (2009-2015): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Tiliqua nigrolutea (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824)]
Data retrieved on: 29 January 2015
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [109481446]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Tiliqua nigrolutea (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824)]
Data retrieved on: 2 August 2018

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