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Tribolonotus pseudoponceleti GREER & PARKER, 1968

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Higher TaxaScincidae, Egerniinae, Scincoidea, Sauria, Squamata (lizards) 
Common NamesFalse Poncelet's Helmet Skink 
SynonymTribolonotus pseudoponceleti GREER & PARKER 1968
Tribolonotus pseudoponceleti — ADLER, AUSTIN & DUDLEY 1995 
DistributionSolomon Islands (Bougainville and Buka)

Type locality: at Kunua, Bougainville  
TypesHolotype: MCZ 1291 A., Museum of Comparative Zoology 
  • Adler,G.H.; Austin,C.C. & Dudley,R. 1995. Dispersal and speciation of skinks among archipelagos in the tropical Pacific Ocean. Evolutionary Ecology 9: 529-541 - get paper here
  • Austin, Christopher C.; Eric N. Rittmeyer, Stephen J. Richards, George R. Zug 2010. Phylogeny, historical biogeography and body size evolution in Pacific Island Crocodile skinks Tribolonotus (Squamata; Scincidae). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 57 (1): 227-236 - get paper here
  • Greer,A.E. & Parker,F. 1968. A new species of Tribolonotus (Lacertilia: Scincidae) from Bougainville and Buka, Solomon Islands, with comments of the biology of the genus. Breviora (291): 1-23 - get paper here
  • McCoy, M. 2006. Reptiles of the Solomon Islands. Pensoft Series Faunistica 57, 212 pp.
  • McCoy, M. 2015. A Field Guide to the Reptiles of the Solomon Islands. Michael McCoy, Kuranda - get paper here
  • Zweifel, Richard G. 1966. A New Lizard of the Genus Tribolonotus (Scincidae) from New Britain. American Museum Novitates 2264: 1-12. - get paper here
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