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Lerista haroldi STORR, 1983

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Higher TaxaScincidae, Sphenomorphinae, Scincoidea, Sauria, Squamata (lizards) 
Common NamesGnaraloo Mulch-slider 
SynonymLerista haroldi STORR 1983
Miculia haroldi — WELLS & WELLINGTON 1985: 34
Lerista haroldi — COGGER 2000: 521
Phaneropis haroldi — WELLS 2012: 71
Lerista haroldi — WILSON & SWAN 2010 
DistributionAustralia (Western Australia: White coastal and near-coastal sands of the upper west coast from Gnaraloo, south to Cape Cuvier)

Type locality: 1km S Gnaraloo, HS, WA [23°49'S 113°31'E].  
TypesHolotype: WAM R81199. 
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