Coggeria naufragus COUPER, COVACEVICH, MARSTERSON & SHEA, 1996
Can you confirm these amateur observations of Coggeria naufragus?
|Higher Taxa||Scincidae, Sphenomorphinae, Scincoidea, Sauria, Squamata (lizards)|
|Synonym||Coggeria naufragus COUPER et al. 1996|
Coggeria naufragus — COGGER 2000: 750
Coggeria naufragus — WILSON & SWAN 2010
|Distribution||Australia (Queensland: Fraser Island)|
Type locality: E of Central Stn workshop (25°28' 42"S, 153°03'21 "E).
|Types||Holotype: QM J59361|
|Comment||Type Species: Coggeria naufragus COUPER et al. 1996 is the type species of the genus Coggeria COUPER et al. 1996.|
|Etymology||ETYMOLOGY (genus): For Harold Cogger, former Curator of Reptiles and Deputy Director of the Australian Museum, for his many contributions to knowledge and conservation.|
ETYMOLOGY (species): Latin naufragus, castaway, shipwrecked.