Carlia scirtetis

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Black Mountain rainbow-skink
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Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Reptilia
Order: Squamata
Family: Scincidae
Genus: Carlia
Species: C. scirtetis
Binomial name
Carlia scirtetis
Ingram & Covacevich, 1980
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Synonyms
  • Liburnascincus scirtetis (Ingram & Covacevich, 1980)

The Black Mountain rainbow-skink is an endemic species that inhabits a total of 6 km2 (2.3 sq mi) on Black Mountain in Queensland, Australia.[2] The species is 70 mm long with a weight between 4 and 6 grams.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.iucnredlist.org/details/178740/0
  2. ^ a b "Archived copy" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2008-07-27. Retrieved 2009-03-30.