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








Genus
Anepischetosia

Highland Elf Skink

Hochland-Elfenskink

Højlands-alfeskink

1984 Anepischetos Wells & Wellington [not Anepischetos Smith 1900 (Lepidoptera)] (type species: Anepischetos sharmani Wells & Wellington 1984)
1985 Anepischetosia Wells & Wellington [substitute name for Anepischetos Wells & Wellington 1984]
1990 Nannoseps Sadlier (type species: Siaphos maccoyi Lucas & Frost 1894; syn. Sadlier 1990)
Contents: 1 species, which is endemic.
Endemism: 0% 100%
Remarks: Previously regarded as a synonym of Nannoscincus (e.g., Shea & Sadlier 1999).
Distribution: As for the single species.

Anepischetosia maccoyi

Highland Elf Skink, Highlands Forest Skink, Salamander Skink, (Maccoy's Skink)

Hochland-Elfenskink

Højlands-alfeskink

1894 Siaphos maccoyi Lucas & Frost
Lygosoma maccoyi Smith 1937
Anotis maccoyi Mittleman 1952
Nannoscincus maccoyi Greer 1974
Hemiergis maccoyi Cogger 1975
Anepischetos maccoyi Wells & Wellington 1984
Anepischetosia maccoyi Wells & Wellington 1985
1984 Anepischetos sharmani Wells & Wellington (Shea & Sadlier 1999)
1985 Anepischetosia brindabellaensis Wells & Wellington (Shea & Sadlier 1999)

Distribution: Australia (Australian Capital Territory, New South Wales, South Australia, Victoria).