Oligosoma sp. nov. 'Cobble skink'
Taxonomy & Nomenclature
Extinct in the wild
Last record: 2016
Granity, South Island (west coast), New Zealand
Biology & Ecology
Chapple, David G.; Hitchmough, Rod A. (2009). Taxonomic instability of reptiles and frogs in New Zealand: information to aid the use of Jewell (2008) for species identification. New Zealand Journal of Zoology. 36: 60-67.
Jewell, Tony (2008). A photographic guide to reptiles and amphibians of New Zealand (1st ed.). Auckland: New Holland. [p. 94]
Jewell, Tony (2011). A photographic guide to reptiles and amphibians of New Zealand (2nd ed.). Auckland: New Holland. [p. 94]