Mochlus guineensis

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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
Ordo: Squamata
Superfamilia: Scincoidea

Familia: Scincidae
Genus: Mochlus
Species: Mochlus guineensis

Name[edit]

  • Mochlus guineensis (Peters, 1879)

Syntypes: ZMB 8582, 8582A.

Type locality: “Accra [Ghana] (Westafrica).”

Combinations[edit]

  • Euprepes (Tiliqua) guineensis Peters, 1879: 773 [original combination]
  • Riopa guineenseSmith, 1937: 228 [name combination]
  • Mochlus guineensisMittleman, 1952: 25 [name combination]
  • Mochlus sundevalli guineensisHoogmoed, 1980 [name combination]
  • Lygosoma guineenseGreer et al., 1985 [name combination]

Synonyms[edit]

  • Euprepes chaperi Vaillant, 1884: 169 [synonymised by Ineich & Trape (2017: 587)]

Syntypes: MNHN-RA 6456, MNHN-RA 2007.2444 (formerly MNHN-RA 6456A), MNHN-RA 2007.2445 (formerly MNHN-RA 6456B), and MNHN-RA 2007.2446 (formerly MNHN 6456C).

Type locality: “à Élima dans les plantations”, specified to Élima, a village in the Republic of Ivory Coast (5°14ʹ15ʺN, 3°12ʹ14ʺW) located in the South-Comoé region, on the east coast of the Aby lagoon in front of Adiaké and not far from the village of Assinie, by Ineich & Trape (2017:586).

References[edit]

Primary references[edit]

  • Peters, W. 1879. Neue oder Weniger bekannte Eidechsenarten aus der Familie der Scinciden (Eumeces güntheri, Euprepes notabilis, Ablepharus rutilus). Sitzungsber. Ges. Naturf. Freunde Berlin 1879(3): 35–37.
  • Vaillant, L. 1884. Note sur une collection de Reptiles rapportée d'Assinie par M. Chaper. Bull. Soc. Philom. Paris (7)8: 168–171.
  • Ineich, I. & Trape, J-F. 2017. Euprepes chaperi Vaillant, 1884, a junior subjective synonym of Mochlus guineensis (W. Peters, 1879) (Scincidae, Lygosominae). Zootaxa 4232(4): 585–587. doi: 10.11646/zootaxa.4232.4.9. Reference page

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