Carinascincus pretiosus

Carinascincus pretiosus

TaxonavigationEdit

Taxonavigation: Scincoidea 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Superphylum: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Megaclassis: Osteichthyes
Cladus: Sarcopterygii
Cladus: Rhipidistia
Cladus: Tetrapodomorpha
Cladus: Eotetrapodiformes
Cladus: Elpistostegalia
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: Carinascincus
Species: Carinascincus pretiosus

NameEdit

Holotype: BMNH 1946.8.16.54 (ex BMNH 1845.5.2.10), collected by Ronald Gunn.

Type locality: “Tasmania”, Australia.

CombinationsEdit

  • Mocoa pretiosa O’Shaughnessy, 1874: 298 [original combination]
  • Lygosoma (Leiolopisma) pretiosusSmith, 1937: 225 [subsequent combination]
  • Lampropholis pretiosaMittleman, 1952: 29 [subsequent combination]
  • Leiolopisma pretiosumGreer, 1974: 17 [subsequent combination]
  • Carinascincus pretiosumWells & Wellington, 1985: 24 [subsequent combination, incorrect spelling]
  • Niveoscincus pretiosusHutchinson et al. 1990: 544 [subsequent combination]
  • Carinascincus pretiosusCouper, Covacevich, Amey & Baker, 2006: 380 [subsequent combination, correct spelling]

ReferencesEdit

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Vernacular namesEdit

English: Tasmanian Tree Skink