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Ctenotus vertebralis RANKIN & GILLAM, 1979

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Higher TaxaScincidae, Sphenomorphinae, Scincoidea, Sauria, Squamata (lizards) 
Common NamesScant-striped Ctenotus 
SynonymCtenotus vertebralis RANKIN & GILLAM 1979
Minervascincus vertebralis — WELLS & WELLINGTON 1985: 35
Ctenotus vertebralis — COGGER 2000: 449
Ctenotus vertebralis — WILSON & SWAN 2010 
DistributionAustralia (North Territory)

Type locality: Arnold River, Cox River Station, in 15° 43’ S, 134° 32’ E, N. T. Map legend:
Type locality - Type locality.
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.
TypesHolotype: CAM R410 
  • 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.
  • Rankin P R; Gillam M W 1979. A new lizard in the genus Ctenotus (Lacertilia: Scincidae) from the Northern Territory with notes on its biology. Rec. Austral. Mus. 32 (15): 501-511 - 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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