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Delma haroldi STORR, 1987

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Higher TaxaPygopodidae, Gekkota, Sauria, Squamata (lizards) 
Subspecies 
Common NamesUnbanded Delma, Butler's Legless Lizard, Spinifex Snake-lizard 
SynonymDelma haroldi STORR 1987: 350
Delma haroldi — MARYAN et al. 2007
Delma haroldi — WILSON & SWAN 2010: 130 
DistributionAustralia (SW Northern Territory, Western Australia)

Type locality: 1 km NNW Daroo, WA, in 22°41'S, 115°20'E.  
Reproduction 
TypesHolotype: WAM R85094 
CommentLimbless.

Synonymy: has been synonymized with D. butleri. 
EtymologyAfter naturalist Gregory Harold, co-collector of the holotype. 
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.
  • Maryan,B., Aplin,K., & Adams,M. 2007. Two new species of the Delma tincta group (Squamata: Pygopodidae) from northwestern Australia. Rec. West. Austr. Mus. 23: 273-305 - get paper here
  • Shea, G. M. 1991. Revisionary notes on the genus Delma (Squamata: Pygopodidae) in South Australia and the Northern Territory. Rec. South Austral. Mus. 25: 71-90 - get paper here
  • Storr, G. M. 1987. Three new legless lizards (Pygopodidae) from Western Australia. Rec. West. Austr. Mus. 13 (4): 345—355. - 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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