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Taxonomy of the family Scincidae
Bibliography of the genus Lobulia
Biodiversity of the family Scincidae








Genus
Lobulia

Papuan Comb-eared Skinks

Papuanische Kammohrenskinke

Papuanske Kamøreskinker

1974 Lobulia Greer (type species: Lygosoma elegans Boulenger 1897)
Contents: 8 species, all of which are endemic.
Remarks: Previously included in Lygosoma and Leiolopisma.
Distribution: New Guinea.
Reported from: Indonesia (Western New Guinea), Papua New Guinea (Eastern New Guinea).

Lobulia alpina

Alpine Comb-eared Skink

Alpiner Kammohrenskink

Alpin Kamøreskink

2005 Lobulia alpina Greer, Allison & Cogger

Distribution: Papua New Guinea (Eastern New Guinea).


Lobulia brongersmai

Lowland Comb-eared Skink

Tiefland-Kammohrenskink

Lavlands-kamøreskink

1972 Leiolopisma brongersmai Zweifel
Lobulia brongersmai Greer 1974

Distribution: Indonesia (Western New Guinea), Papua New Guinea (Eastern New Guinea).


Lobulia elegans

Elegant Comb-eared Skink

Venus-Kammohrenskink

Venus-kamøreskink

1897 Lygosoma elegans Boulenger [not Hinulia elegans Gray 1838]
Scincella elegans Mittleman 1952
Lobulia elegans Greer 1974
1925 Lygosoma elegantoides Ahl [substitute name for Lygosoma elegans Boulenger 1897]

Remarks: Previously included lobulus.
Distribution: Papua New Guinea (Eastern New Guinea).


Lobulia glacialis

Papuan Glacier Skink

Papuanischer Gletcherskink

Papuansk Gletcherskink

2005 Lobulia glacialis Greer, Allison & Cogger

Distribution: Indonesia (Western New Guinea).


Lobulia lobulus

Mount Wilhelm Comb-eared Skink

Mount-Wilhelm-Kammohrenskink

Mount Wilhelm-kamøreskink

1945 Lygosoma elegantoides lobulus Loveridge
Lobulia lobulus Kraus 2020

Remarks: Previously regarded as a synonym or subspecies of elegans (e.g., Loveridge 1945). Raised to status as a separate species by Kraus (2020).
Distribution: Papua New Guinea (Eastern New Guinea).





Lobulia sabini

Mount Simpson Comb-eared Skink

Mount-Simpson-Kammohrenskink

Mount Simpson-kamøreskink

2020 Lobulia sabini Kraus

Distribution: Papua New Guinea (Eastern New Guinea).





Lobulia stellaris

Star Mountains Comb-eared Skink

Star-Mountains-Kammohrenskink

Star Mountains-kamøreskink

2005 Lobulia stellaris Greer, Allison & Cogger

Distribution: Papua New Guinea (Eastern New Guinea).


Lobulia subalpina

Mount Missin Comb-eared Skink

Subalpiner Kammohrenskink

Subalpin Kamøreskink

2005 Lobulia subalpina Greer, Allison & Cogger

Distribution: Papua New Guinea (Eastern New Guinea).