Carlia pectoralis

From Wikispecies
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Carlia pectoralis

Taxonavigation[edit]

Taxonavigation: Scincoidea 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Superphylum: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Cladus: Craniata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Superclassis: Tetrapoda
Cladus: Reptiliomorpha
Cladus: Amniota
Classis: Reptilia
Cladus: Eureptilia
Cladus: Romeriida
Subclassis: Diapsida
Cladus: Sauria
Infraclassis: Lepidosauromorpha
Superordo: Lepidosauria
Ordo: Squamata
Subordo: Scincomorpha
Superfamilia: Scincoidea

Familia: Scincidae
Subfamilia: Eugongylinae
Genus: Carlia
Species: Carlia pectoralis

Name[edit]

  • Carlia pectoralis (de Vis, 1884)
Holotype: QM J1414, male
Type locality: Warro, Port Curtis, south of Miriam Vale (24°35'S, 151°45'E).
Etymology: The species name pectoralis translates as ‘breasted'.

Mentions[edit]

  • Heteropus pectoralis de Vis, 1885
  • Heteropus lateralis de Vis, 1885: 168
  • Lygosoma devisii Boulenger, 1890: 79 (nom. nov. pro H. lateralis)
  • Lygosoma (Leiolopisma) pectorale — Smith, 1937: 225
  • Carlia pectoralis — Cogger, 1983: 139
  • Carlia pectoralis pectoralis — Ingram & Cavacevich, 1989
  • Carlia pectoralis — Cogger, 2000: 395
  • Carlia pectoralis — Dolman & Hugall, 2008
  • Carlia pectoralis — Hoskin & Couper, 2012: 14, figs. 1E & F, 2C, 3C, 4C, 5C, 6C, 7C, 8C, 9C, 10E

References[edit]


  • Hoskin, C.J.; Couper, P.J. 2012: Description of two new Carlia species (Reptilia: Scincidae) from north-east Australia, elevation of Carlia pectoralis inconnexa Ingram & Covacevich 1989 to full species status, and redescription of Carlia pectoralis (de Vis 1884). Zootaxa 3546: 1–28. Preview PDF Reference page

Vernacular names[edit]

English: Open-litter Rainbow Skink