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Object: Spotted Skink, Oligosoma lineoocellatum (Dumeril & Dumeril, 1851); holotype

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Registration Number RE.000305
Phylum Chordata
Class Reptilia
Order Squamata
Family Scincidae
Scientific name Oligosoma lineoocellatum (Dumeril & Dumeril, 1851), Leiolopisma festivum McCann, 1955
Type status holotype
Identified by McCann, Charles
Identified date 1948
Common / Maori name Spotted Skink
Country collected New Zealand
Region collected South Island
Precise locality Lighthouse, The Brothers, Marlborough Sounds
Collected by Dell, Richard
Date collected 11 Sep 1948
Section Reptiles and Amphibians

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