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Delma labialis SHEA, 1987

IUCN Red List - Delma labialis - Vulnerable, VU

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Higher TaxaPygopodidae, Gekkota, Sauria, Squamata (lizards)
Common NamesE: Single-striped Delma 
SynonymDelma labialis SHEA 1987: 207
Delma labialis — KLUGE 1993
Delma labialis — COGGER 2000: 290
Delma labialis — WILSON & SWAN 2010 
DistributionAustralia (Queensland)

Type locality: Paluma turnoff on Bruce Hway, north of Townsville, Qld. (18° 59’ S, 146° 18’ E).  
TypesHolotype: QM J45563, paratypes: QM 
CommentLimb morphology: Limbless. 
  • 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.
  • Covacevich J.A., Couper, P.J., McDonald, K.R. 1998. Reptile diversity at risk in the Brigalow Belt, Queensland. Memoirs of the Queensland Museum 42 (2): 475-486
  • Shea, G. M. 1987. Two new species of Delma (Lacertilia: Pygopodidae) from northeastern Queensland and a note on the status of the genus Aclys. Proc. Linn. Soc. New South Wales 109 (1986): 203-212. - get paper here
  • Wilson, S. & Swan, G. 2010. A complete guide to reptiles of Australia, 3rd ed. Chatswood: New Holland, 558 pp.
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