Taxon profile


Morethia Gray, 1845

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

Scientific synonyms

Solvonemesis Wells & Wellington, 1984

Included taxa

Number of records: 8

species Morethia adelaidensis (Peters, 1874) - Saltbush Morethia Skink
species Morethia boulengeri (Ogilby, 1890) - Boulenger's Skink
species Morethia butleri (Storr, 1963) - Woodland Morethia Skink
species Morethia lineoocellata (Duméril & Bibron, 1839) - West-coast Morethia Skink
species Morethia obscura Storr, 1972 - Shrubland Morethia Skink
species Morethia ruficauda (Lucas & Frost, 1895) - Lined Fire-tailed Skink
species Morethia storri Greer, 1980 - Top End Firetail Skink
species Morethia taeniopleura (Peters, 1874) - Fire-tailed Skink

Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [907718da-ad96-432c-a030-a87450855dac]

ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Morethia Gray, 1845]
Data retrieved on: 29 January 2015

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