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Spondylurus lineolatus (Noble & Hassler, 1933)

Hispaniola ten-lined skink

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Last record: 1985

IUCN RedList status: Critically Endangered (Possibly Extinct)

 

Distribution

Hispaniola

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Noble, G. K. and Hassler, W. G. (1933). Two new species of frogs, five new species and a new race of lizards from Dominican Republic. American Museum Novitates 652: 1-17.

 

Other references:

Hedges, S.B. and Conn, C.E. 2012. A new skink fauna from Caribbean islands (Squamata, Mabuyidae, Mabuyinae). Zootaxa 3288: 1-244.

Inchaustegui, S., Landestoy, M. & Hedges, B. 2016. Spondylurus lineolatus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2016: e.T47103187A47103196. Downloaded on 17 December 2016.

Powell, Robert and Henderson, Robert W. (2012). Island lists of West Indian amphibians and reptiles. Bulletin of the Florida Museum of Natural History 51(2): 85-166. [considers this taxon possibly extinct]

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