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Larutia nubisilvicola CHAN-ARD, COTA, MAKCHAI & LHAOTAEW, 2011

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Higher TaxaScincidae, Sphenomorphinae, Scincoidea, Sauria, Squamata (lizards) 
Common Names 
SynonymLarutia nubisilvicola CHAN-ARD, COTA, MAKCHAI & LHAOTAEW 2011 
DistributionS Thailand (Nakhon Si Thammarat)

Type locality: Southern Thailand at San Yen, Khao Nan National Park, Noppitum District, Nakhon Si Thammarat Province, 08° 46’ N, 099° 31’ E, ca. 1,300 m elevation. Map legend:
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TypesHolotype: THNHM 11799 female.
Paratypes: THNHM 11797 female, THNHM 11798 male, THNHM 11800 female; collected by T. Chan-ard, M. Cota, S. Makchai & S. Lhaoteaw on 20 April 2007. 
EtymologyLarutia nubisilvicola is named as an inhabitant of the cloud forest, where it is found. 
  • Chan-ard, Tanya; Michael Cota, Sunchai Makchai and Suttinee Lhaotaew 2011. A New Species of Larutia (Squamata: Scincidae) Found in Peninsular Thailand. The Thailand Natural History Museum Journal 5 (1): 57-65
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