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Lerista nevinae SMITH & ADAMS, 2007

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Higher TaxaScincidae, Sphenomorphinae, Scincoidea, Sauria, Squamata (lizards) 
Subspecies 
Common Names 
SynonymLerista nevinae SMITH & ADAMS 2007
Phaneropis nevinae — WELLS 2012: 76
Lerista nevinae — WILSON & SWAN 2010 
DistributionAustralia (Western Australia)

Type locality: near Cape Lambert, Western Australia at 20°36'45.6"S, 117°10'39.1"E. Map legend:
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.
 
Reproductionoviparous 
TypesHolotype: WAM 135295*, SVL 37 mm, TL 46 mm an adult male collected by R. Teale. 
CommentDiagnosis: The only species in the L. muelleri species group with a continuous black paravertebral stripe and 18 midbody scale rows.


of countless rubricated manuscripts. 
EtymologyNamed for Anne Nevin of the Western Australian Museum from 1982- 2006. Natural Sciences Departmental Secretary from 1985 and resuscitator  
References
  • Cogger, H. G. 2014. Reptiles and Amphibians of Australia, 7th ed. CSIRO Publishing, xxx + 1033 pp.
  • Smith, LA; Adams, M 2007. Revision of the Lerista muelleri species-group (Lacertilia: Scincidae) in Western Australia, with a redescription of L. muelleri (Fischer, 1881) and the description of nine new species. Rec. West. Austr. Mus. 23 (4): 309-358 - 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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