Mabuya hispaniolae Hedges & Conn, 2012

Hispaniola two-lined skink


Dominican Republic, Hispaniola
Last Record
7 May 1937
IUCN status
[url=https://www.iucnredlist.org/details/47102869/0]Critically Endangered (Possibly Extinct)[/url]
The Reptile Database
TSE Forum thread
[b]Holotype:[/b] UMMZ 83305 (an adult male)

[b]Type locality:[/b] "at the Palace Hotel in Ciudad Trujillo (= Santo Domingo), Dominican Republic" (Hedges & Conn, 2012:108)

[b]Other specimens:[/b]

UMMZ 239592–98 (paratopotypes) (UMMZ 239593–97 are fetuses from UMMZ 239592)
[b]Original Scientific Description[/b]

Hedges, S. Blair and Conn, Caitlin E. (2012). [url=https://www.hedgeslab.org/pubs/235.pdf]A new skink fauna from Caribbean islands (Squamata, Mabuyidae, Mabuyinae)[/url]. Zootaxa 3288: 1-244.

[b]Species Bibliography:[/b]

Inchaustegui, S., Hedges, B. & Landestoy, M. 2016. Mabuya hispaniolae. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2016: e.T47102869A47102875. Downloaded on 17 December 2016.

Powell, Robert and Henderson, Robert W. (2012). [url=https://andeanbutterflies.org/bulletin/vol51no2.pdf]Island lists of West Indian amphibians and reptiles[/url]. Bulletin of the Florida Museum of Natural History 51(2): 85-166. [considers this taxon possibly extinct]