You are here » home advanced search Ctenotus greeri

Ctenotus greeri STORR, 1979

Can you confirm these amateur observations of Ctenotus greeri?

Add your own observation of
Ctenotus greeri »

We have no photos, try to find some by Google images search: Google images

Higher TaxaScincidae, Sphenomorphinae, Scincoidea, Sauria, Squamata (lizards) 
Subspecies 
Common NamesSpotted-necked Ctenotus 
SynonymCtenotus greeri STORR 1979
Ctenotus greeri — COGGER 2000: 426
Ctenotus greeri — WILSON & SWAN 2010 
DistributionAustralia (North Territory,West Australia)

Type locality: 9 km S of Mt. Linden, in 29° 24’ S, 122'20’ E, W. A. Map legend:
TDWG region - Region according to the TDWG standard, not a precise distribution map.

NOTE: TDWG regions are generated automatically from the text in the distribution field and not in every cases it works well. We are working on it.
 
Reproductionoviparous 
TypesHolotype: WAM R65980 
Comment 
EtymologyNamed after Allen E. Greer, Australian herpetologist. 
References
  • Cogger, H. G. 2014. Reptiles and Amphibians of Australia, 7th ed. CSIRO Publishing, xxx + 1033 pp.
  • Cogger,H.G. 2000. Reptiles and Amphibians of Australia, 6th ed. Ralph Curtis Publishing, Sanibel Island, 808 pp.
  • King M; Horner P; Fyfe G 1988. A new species of Ctenotus (Reptilia: Scincidae) from central Australia, and a key to the Ctenotus leonhardii species group. The Beagle 5 (1) : 147-153
  • Storr G M 1979. Ctenotus greeri, a new scincid lizard from Western Australia. Rec. West. Aust. Mus. 8 (1): 143-146 - get paper here
  • Storr, G. M.; L. A. Smith, and R. E. Johnstone 1999. Lizards of Western Australia. I. Skinks. Revised Edition. Western Australian Museum
  • Wilson, S. & Swan, G. 2010. A complete guide to reptiles of Australia, 3rd ed. Chatswood: New Holland, 558 pp.
 
External links  
Is it interesting? Share with others:


Please submit feedback about this entry to the curator