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Cyclodomorphus praealtus SHEA, 1995

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Higher TaxaScincidae, Egerniinae, Scincoidea, Sauria, Squamata (lizards)
Common NamesE: Alpine She-Oak Skink, Alpine She-Oak Slender Bluetongue 
SynonymCyclodomorphus praealtus SHEA 1995
Cyclodomorphus praealtus — COGGER 2000: 755
Cyclodomorphus praealtus — WILSON & SWAN 2010 
DistributionAustralia (Australian Alps, above 1500 m, Victoria, New South Wales)  
TypesHolotype: NMV D39148 
  • Cogger, H. G. 2014. Reptiles and Amphibians of Australia, 7th ed. CSIRO Publishing, xxx + 1033 pp. - get paper here
  • Cogger, H.G. 2000. Reptiles and Amphibians of Australia, 6th ed. Ralph Curtis Publishing, Sanibel Island, 808 pp.
  • Couper, P., Covacevich, J., Amey, A. & Baker, A. 2006. The genera of skinks (Family Scincidae) of Australia and its island territories: diversity, distribution and identification. in: Merrick, J.R., Archer, M., Hickey, G.M. & Lee, M.S.Y. (eds.). Evolution and Zoogeography of Australasian Vertebrates. Australian Scientific Publishing, Sydney, pp. 367-384
  • Osborne, W.S. and Green, K. 1995. Cyclodomorphus praealtus (Reptilia, Squamata): a Proposal That Availability of the Specific Name be Taken from the Intended Description by Shea, 1995. Bull. Zool. Nomenclature 52 (3):257-258 - get paper here
  • Shea G M. 1995. A taxonomic revision of the Cyclodomorphus casuarinae complex (Squamata: Scincidae). Rec. Austral. Mus. 47 (1): 83-115. - get paper here
  • Swan, G.; Sadlier, R.; Shea, G. 2017. A field guide to reptiles of New South Wales. Reed New Holland, 328 pp.
  • Wilson, S. & Swan, G. 2010. A complete guide to reptiles of Australia, 3rd ed. Chatswood: New Holland, 558 pp.
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