Lerista allochira KENDRICK, 1989
Can you confirm these amateur observations of Lerista allochira?
|Higher Taxa||Scincidae, Sphenomorphinae, Scincoidea, Sauria, Squamata (lizards)|
|Common Names||Cape Range Slider|
|Synonym||Lerista allochira KENDRICK 1989|
Lerista allochira — COGGER 2000: 512
Phaneropis allochirus — WELLS 2012: 69
Lerista allochira — WILSON & SWAN 2010
|Distribution||Australia (West Australia)|
Type locality: from the bed of Yardie Creek Gorge, North WEst Cape, 1.5 km upstream from Ocean, 22° 19’ S, 113° 49” E. Map legend:
- 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.
|Types||Holotype: WAM R95722|
|Comment||Limb reduction: The species has only two digits on the front foot and three on the rear.|
Diagnosis: Distinguished from all other members of the L. muelleri complex by having two (rather than three) fingers and one presubocular (rather than two).