Bassiana duperreyi

Bassiana duperreyi

Cladus: Eukaryota
Supergroup: Opisthokonta
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Superclassis: Tetrapoda
Classis: Reptilia
Subclassis: Diapsida
Infraclassis: Lepidosauromorpha
Superordo: Lepidosauria
Ordo: Squamata
Subordo: Sauria
Infraordo: Scincomorpha
Familia: Scincidae
Genus: Bassiana
Species: B. duperreyi

The Eastern Three-lined Skink or Bold-striped Cool-skink (Bassiana duperreyi) is a species of skink in the Scincidae family. It is found in south-eastern Australia (New South Wales, South Australia, Tasmania, Victoria)[1], and several islands. It is strongly striped, oviparous, and usually found in coastal heaths and warm, sunny areas.[2][3]

References

1. ^ Bassiana duperreyi, Reptile database
2. ^ Wildlife of Tasmania – Eastern Three-lined Skink
3. ^ Cogger, H.G. (1979). Reptiles and Amphibians of Australia. Reed: Sydney. ISBN 0-589-50108-9

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