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Ctenotus hebetior STORR, 1978

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Higher TaxaScincidae, Sphenomorphinae, Scincoidea, Sauria, Squamata (lizards) 
SubspeciesCtenotus hebetior schuettleri BÖRNER 1981
Ctenotus hebetior hebetior STORR 1978 
Common NamesStout Ctenotus 
SynonymCtenotus hebetior STORR 1978
Ctenotus hebetior — COGGER 2000: 427
Ctenotus hebetior — WILSON & SWAN 2010 
DistributionAustralia (Northern Territory,Queensland)

Type locality: 5 km NW of Fermoy, in 23° 09’ S, 143'00’ E, Qld. [hebetior]
Type locality: 1. 5 km E of the Barkly Hwy, ca 25 km N of Mt. Isa, Qld. [schuettleri]  
Reproductionoviparous 
TypesHolotype: QM J28374
Holotype: private collection, A. Börner AU Scinc 6B, fide COGGER 1983 [schuettleri] 
CommentMorphology: digits: 5, toes: 5 (Singhal et al. 2018, Cogger 2014) 
References
  • Börner, A. -R. 1981. A new subspecies of the Ctenotus leonhardii complex. Misc. Articles in Saurology 7: 1-10
  • 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.
  • Couper, P., Covacevich, J., Amey, A. & Baker, A. 2006. The genera of skinks (Family Scincidae) of Australia and its island territories: diversity, distribution and identification. in: Merrick, J.R., Archer, M., Hickey, G.M. & Lee, M.S.Y. (eds.). Evolution and Zoogeography of Australasian Vertebrates. Australian Scientific Publishing, Sydney, pp. 367-384
  • 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
  • Singhal, Sonal; Huateng Huang, Maggie R. Grundler, María R. Marchán-Rivadeneira, Iris Holmes, Pascal O. Title, Stephen C. Donnellan, and Daniel L. Rabosky 2018. Does Population Structure Predict the Rate of Speciation? A Comparative Test across Australia’s Most Diverse Vertebrate Radiation The American Naturalist - get paper here
  • Storr G M 1978. Notes on the Ctenotus (Lacertilia, Scincidae) of Queensland. Rec. West. Aust. Mus. 6 (3): 319-332 - get paper here
  • Wilson, S. & Swan, G. 2010. A complete guide to reptiles of Australia, 3rd ed. Chatswood: New Holland, 558 pp.
 
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