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Aprasia litorea MARYAN, BUSH, ADAMS, 2013

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Higher TaxaPygopodidae, Gekkota, Sauria, Squamata (lizards) 
Subspecies 
Common Names 
SynonymAprasia litorea MARYAN, BUSH, ADAMS 2013 
DistributionAustralia (Western Australia, west of Lake Mcleod)

Type locality: 1 km S of Gnaraloo Homestead (23° 49’ 29’’ S, 113° 31’ 32’’ E).  
Reproduction 
TypesHolotype: WAM 
Comment 
EtymologyAfter Latin “litoreus”, meaning “of the seashore”, referring to the coastal distribution of the species. 
References
  • Ellis, Ryan J.; Paul Doughty and Aaron M. Bauer 2018. An annotated type catalogue of the geckos and pygopods (Squamata: Gekkota: Carphodactylidae, Diplodactylidae, Gekkonidae, Pygopodidae) in the collection of the Western Australian Museum Records of the Western Australian Museum 33: 051–094 - get paper here
  • Maryan, Brad; Brian G. Bush and Mark Adams 2013. Morphological and molecular assessment of Aprasia fusca and A. rostrata (Squamata: Pygopodidae), with a description of a new species from the Lake MacLeod region, Western Australia. Rec. Western Australian Museum 28: 144–163 - get paper here
  • Maryan, Brad; Mark Adams, and Ken P. Aplin 2015. Taxonomic resolution of the Aprasia repens species-group (Squamata: Pygopodidae) from the Geraldton Sandplains: a description of a new species and additional mainland records of A. clairae. Rec. Austr. Mus. 30 012–032, DOI: 10.18195/issn.0312-3162.30(1).2015.012-032
 
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