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Sphenomorphus granulatus (BOULENGER, 1903)

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Higher TaxaScincidae, Sphenomorphinae, Scincoidea, Sauria, Squamata (lizards) 
Common Names 
SynonymLygosoma granulatum BOULENGER 1903
Lygosoma (Parotosaurus) granulatum — DE ROOIJ 1915: 167
Otosaurus granulatum — SMITH 1937: 218
Sphenomorphus granulatus — GREER & PARKER 1967
Sphenomorphus granulatus — LINKEM et al. 2010 
DistributionPapua New Guinea

Type locality: Albert Edward Range, 6000 feet  
TypesHolotype: BMNH 1946.8.19.46 (formerly 1901.11.27.1), Albert Edward Range, British New Guinea, collected H.S. Rohu 
  • Boulenger, G.A. 1903. Descriptions of new reptiles from British New Guinea. Proc. Zool. Soc. London 1: 125-129 - get paper here
  • Greer,A.E. & Parker,F. 1967. A new scincid lizard from the northern Solomon Islands. Breviora (275): 1-20 - get paper here
  • Linkem, C.W.; Diesmos, A.C.; Brown, R.M. 2010. A NEW SPECIES OF SCINCID LIZARD (GENUS SPHENOMORPHUS) FROM PALAWAN ISLAND, PHILIPPINES. Herpetologica 66 (1): 67–79 - get paper here
  • Smith, M.A. 1937. A review of the genus Lygosoma (Scincidae: Reptilia) and its allies. Records of the Indian Museum 39 (3): 213-234
  • Whitaker,R.; Whitaker,Z. & Mills,D. 1982. Reptiles of Papua New Guinea. Wildlife in New Guinea (82/2): 1-53
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