Ctenotus ehmanni STORR, 1985
Can you confirm these amateur observations of Ctenotus ehmanni?
|Higher Taxa||Scincidae, Sphenomorphinae, Scincoidea, Sauria, Squamata (lizards)|
|Common Names||Brown-tailed Finesnout Ctenotus|
|Synonym||Ctenotus ehmanni STORR 1985|
Ctenotus ehmanni — COGGER 2000: 422
Ctenotus ehmanni — WILSON & SWAN 2010
|Distribution||Australia (Western Australia)|
Type locality: 10 km WNW of Mt Elizabeth HS (Old). Western Australia. at 16°16'S. 126° 08'E.
|Types||Holotype: WAM R83444|
|Diagnosis||Diagnosis: A small brown-tailed member of the Ctenotus colletti group. agreeing with C colletti in having the upper of two ear lobules very large and obtuse, but differing in having an upper lateral series of white spots, more numerous midbody scale rows (28-32, v. 22-27) and shorter tail (124-146%, of SVL, v. 162-244).|
|Comment||Morphology: digits: 5, toes: 5 (Singhal et al. 2018, Cogger 2014)|
|Etymology||After Mr Harry Ehmann of Sydney Technical College in appreciation of the splendid|
collection of Kimberley reptiles and frogs he donated to the Western Australian Museum.