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Emoia aenea BROWN & PARKER, 1985

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Higher TaxaScincidae, Eugongylinae, Scincoidea, Sauria, Squamata (lizards)
Common NamesE: Bronze Emo Skink 
SynonymEmoia aenea BROWN & PARKER 1985
Lygosoma baudini BOULENGER 1914 (part.)
Emoia aenea — BROWN 1991 
DistributionS Papua New Guinea, Indonesia (Irian Jaya)

Type locality: “at Menemsore, Western Province, Papua New Guinea”  
TypesHolotype: MCZ 131949 
EtymologyNamed after its color: Latin “aenea/-us” = bronze, copper, or ore. 
  • Brown W C 1991. Lizards of the genus Emoia (Scincidae) with observations on their evolution and biogeography. MEMOIRS OF THE CALIFORNIA ACADEMY OF SCIENCES (No. 15) 1991: i-vi, 1-94 - get paper here
  • Brown W C; Parker F 1985. Three new lizards of the genus Emoia (Scincidae) from southern New Guinea. Breviora (480): 1-12 - get paper here
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