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








Genus
Austroablepharus

Grassland Striped Skinks

Gestreifte Natternaugen

Stribede Brillejordskinker

2018 Austroablepharus Couper, Hoskin, Potter, Braggand & Moritz (type species: Ablepharus kinghorni Copland 1947)
Contents: 3 species, all of which are endemic.
Endemism: 0% 100%
Remarks: The species of this genus were previously placed in Proablepharus.
Distribution: Australia (New South Wales, Northern Territory, Queensland, South Australia).

Austroablepharus barrylyoni

Cape York Striped Skink, (Lyon's Soil-crevice Skink)

Cape-York-Natternauge

Cape York-brillejordskink

2010 Proablepharus barrylyoni Couper, Limpus, McDonald & Amey
Austroablepharus barrylyoni Couper, Hoskin, Potter, Braggand & Moritz 2018

Distribution: Australia (Queensland).


Austroablepharus kinghorni

Red-tailed Striped Skink, Blacksoil Skink, (Kinghorn's Snake-eyed Skink, Kinghorn's Skink)

Rotschwanz-Natternauge

Rødhalet Brillejordskink

1947 Ablepharus kinghorni Copland
Proablepharus kinghorni Greer 1974
Notoscincus kinghorni Cogger 1975
Austroablepharus kinghorni Couper, Hoskin, Potter, Braggand & Moritz 2018
1985 Proablepharus barklyensis Wells & Wellington (tentative synonymy)

Distribution: Australia (New South Wales, Northern Territory, Queensland, South Australia).


Austroablepharus naranjicaudus

Orange-tailed Striped Skink

Orangeschwanz-Natternauge

Orangehalet Brillejordskink

2004 Proablepharus naranjicaudus Greer, Fisher & Horner
Austroablepharus naranjicaudus Couper, Hoskin, Potter, Braggand & Moritz 2018

Distribution: Australia (Northern Territory).