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Lygosoma goaensis (SHARMA, 1976)

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Higher TaxaScincidae, Lygosominae, Scincoidea, Sauria, Squamata (lizards) 
Common NamesGoan supple skink 
SynonymRiopa goaensis SHARMA 1976: 157
Lygosoma goaensis — DAS 1996: 46 
DistributionIndia (Goa)

Type locality: Goa, ca. 5 km NE of Foret Rest House, Molem.  
TypesHolotype: ZSI 22032 
  • Sharma, R. C. 1976. Records of the reptiles of Goa. Records Zoological Survey of India 71 (1975): 149-167. - get paper here
  • Venugopal, P.D. 2010. An updated and annotated list of Indian lizards (Reptilia: Sauria) based on a review of distribution records and checklists of Indian reptiles. Journal of Threatened Taxa 2 (3): 725-738. - get paper here
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