Taxon profile


Fire-tailed Skink
Morethia taeniopleura (Peters, 1874)

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

Scientific synonyms

Ablepharus taeniopleura Peters, 1874

Other names

= North-eastern Firetail Skink

Least Concern LC

Links and literature

EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [109480446]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Morethia taeniopleura (Peters, 1874)]
Data retrieved on: 3 August 2018
EN Australian Faunal Directory [46a1bdbb-3167-4eae-be42-a7c4301dc674]

ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Morethia taeniopleura Peters, 1874]
Data retrieved on: 29 January 2015

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