Taxon profile


Saproscincus Wells & Wellington, 1984

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

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Included taxa

Number of records: 12

species Saproscincus basiliscus (Ingram & Rawlinson, 1981) - Basal Shade Skink
species Saproscincus challengeri (Boulenger, 1887) - Orange-tailed Shadeskink
species Saproscincus czechurai (Ingram & Rawlinson, 1981) - Wedge-snouted Shadeskink
species Saproscincus eungellensis Sadlier, Couper, Colgan, Vanderduys & Rickard, 2005
species Saproscincus hannahae Couper & Keim, 1998
species Saproscincus lewisi Couper & Keim, 1998
species Saproscincus mustelinus (O'Shaughnessy, 1874) - Weasel Skink
species Saproscincus oriarus Sadlier, 1998
species Saproscincus rosei Wells & Wellington, 1985 - Rose's Shadeskink
species Saproscincus saltus Hoskin, 2013 - Cape Melville Shadeskink
species Saproscincus spectabilis (De Vis, 1888) - Gully Shade Skink
species Saproscincus tetradactylus (Greer & Kluge, 1980) - Four-fingered Shade Skink

Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [b96ff615-8f1a-47e2-83bb-d92d1dfdfc1e]

ABRS (2009-2015): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Saproscincus Wells & Wellington, 1984]
Data retrieved on: 26 January 2015

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