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Papuascincus morokanus (PARKER, 1936)

IUCN Red List - Papuascincus morokanus - Least Concern, LC

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Higher TaxaScincidae, Sphenomorphinae, Scincoidea, Sauria, Squamata (lizards) 
Subspecies 
Common Names 
SynonymLobulia morokana (PARKER 1936)
Lygosoma (Leiolopisma) morokanum — SMITH 1937: 225
Lygosoma (Leiolopisma) stanleyanum morokanum — LOVERIDGE 1948: 359
Lobulia morokana — GREER 1974: 9
Papuascincus morokanus - ALLISON & GREER 1986 
DistributionNew Guinea

Type locality: Moroka  
Reproduction 
TypesParatype: BMNH 1946.8.8.9 (original number 97.12.10.52), female 
Comment 
References
  • Allison A; Greer A E 1986. Egg shells with pustulate surface structures: basis for a new genus of New Guinea skinks (Lacertilia: Scincidae). Journal of Herpetology 20 (1): 116-119 - get paper here
  • Parker, H.W. 1936. A collection of reptiles and amphibians from the mountains of British New Guinea. Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (10) 17: 66-93
  • Smith,M.A. 1937. A review of the genus Lygosoma (Scincidae: Reptilia) and its allies. Records of the Indian Museum 39 (3): 213-234
 
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