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Lerista aericeps STORR, 1986

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Higher TaxaScincidae, Sphenomorphinae, Sauria (lizards) 
Common NamesDesert Plain Slider 
SynonymLerista aericeps STORR 1986
Lerista aericeps — COGGER 2000: 512
Miculia aericeps — WELLS 2012: 53 
DistributionAustralia (New South Wales, North Territory, Queensland) Map legend:
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  • Cogger,H.G. 2000. Reptiles and Amphibians of Australia, 6th ed. Ralph Curtis Publishing, Sanibel Island, 808 pp.
  • Skinner, Adam; Michael S Y Lee and Mark N Hutchinson 2008. Rapid and repeated limb loss in a clade of scincid lizards. [Lerista] BMC Evolutionary Biology 8:310 - get paper here
  • Storr G M 1986. A new species of Lerista (Lacertilia: Scincidae) with two subspecies from central Australia. Rec. West. Austr. Mus. 13 (1) 1986: 145-149 - get paper here
  • Storr G M. 1991. Revision of Lerista aericeps (Lacertilia: Scincidae) of central Australia. Rec. West. Austr. Mus. 51 (2): 365-370. - 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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