Taxon profile


Bouganville Skink
Lerista bougainvillii (J.E. Gray, 1839)

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

Scientific synonyms

Riopa bougainvillii J.E. Gray, 1839
Lygosoma bougainvillii Duméril & Bibron, 1839
Nodorha cassandrae Wells & Wellington, 1984
Lygosoma laterale Günther, 1867

Other names

= Bougainville's Skink
= South-eastern Slider

Least Concern LC

Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [030c0b1b-9a5e-4784-9b2c-c2558fb4e2eb]

ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Lerista bougainvillii (J.E. Gray, 1839)]
Data retrieved on: 29 January 2015

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