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Lerista axillaris STORR, 1991

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Higher TaxaScincidae, Sphenomorphinae, Sauria (lizards) 
Subspecies 
Common NamesStripe-sided Robust Slider 
SynonymLerista axillaris STORR 1991
Lerista axillaris — COGGER 2000: 759
Aphroditia axillaris — WELLS 2012: 166
Lerista axillaris — WILSON & SWAN 2010 
DistributionAustralia (West Australia)

Type locality: 21 km S Kalbarri, WA [27°52'S 114°10'E]. 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 WAM R97212. 
Comment 
References
  • Cogger,H.G. 2000. Reptiles and Amphibians of Australia, 6th ed. Ralph Curtis Publishing, Sanibel Island, 808 pp.
  • Gaikhorst, Glen 2002. Comments on range extension, conservation issues and the identity of Lerista axillaris (Lacertilia: Scincidae). Herpetofauna (Sydney) 32(1):6-10
  • 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. 1991. Partial revision of the Lerista macropisthopus group (Lacertilia: Scincidae). Rec. West. Austr. Mus. 15 (1): 149-161 - get paper here
  • Storr, G. M.; L. A. Smith, and R. E. Johnstone 1999. Lizards of Western Australia. I. Skinks. Revised Edition. Western Australian Museum
  • Wilson,S. & Swan, G. 2010. A complete guide to reptiles of Australia, 3rd ed. Chatswood: New Holland, 558 pp.
 
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