The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Mabuya cochonae Hedges & Conn, 2012

Cochons skink

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Last record: 30 January–3 February 1963

 

Distribution

Îlet à Cochons, Guadeloupe

 

Biology

 

 

Hypodigm

Holotype: KU 242043 (adult male)

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

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

 

Other references:

Hedges, S. Blair., Lorvelec, O., Barré, N., Vidal, N. and Pavis, C. (2019). On the taxonomic recognition of skinks from the Guadeloupe Archipelago (Squamata Mabuyidae, Mabuya). Caribbean Herpetology 64: 1-7.

 

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