The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Leiolopisma ceciliae Arnold & Bour, 2008:43

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Last record: known only from sub-fossil remains

 

Distribution

Réunion, Mascarene Islands

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Arnold, E. Nicholas and Bour, Roger. (2008). A new [i]Nactus[/i] gecko (Gekkonidae) and a new Leiolopisma skink (Scincidae) from La Réunion, Indian Ocean, based on recent fossil remains and ancient DNA sequence. Zootaxa 1705: 40-50.

 

Other references:

https://extinctanimals.proboards.com/thread/10071/leiolopisma-ceciliae

https://reptile-database.reptarium.cz/species?genus=Leiolopisma&species=ceciliae

 

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