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Continent: Asia
Distribution: Papua New Guinea, Irian Jaya
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Emoia battersbyi

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Battersby's emo skink (Emoia battersbyi) is a species of lizard in the family Scincidae. The species is native to Oceania and Southeast Asia.

Etymology

The specific name, battersbyi, is in honour of British herpetologist James Clarence Battersby (1901–1993).[3]

The synonym, Lygosoma ahli, is in honour of German zoologist Ernst Ahl.[3]

Geographic range

E. battersbyi is found in Indonesia and Papua New Guinea.[1][2]

Habitat

The preferred natural habitat of E. battersbyi is forest, at altitudes from sea level to 1,200 m (3,900 ft).[1]

Reproduction

E. battersbyi is oviparous.[2]

References

  1. ^ a b c Allison A (2015). "Emoia battersbyi ". The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2015: e.T42484001A42484010. https://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2015-4.RLTS.T42484001A42484010.en. Downloaded on 24 February 2020.
  2. ^ a b c Emoia battersbyi at the Reptarium.cz Reptile Database. Accessed 14 January 2020.
  3. ^ a b Beolens B, Watkins M, Grayson M (2011). The Eponym Dictionary of Reptiles. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press. xiii + 296 pp. ISBN 978-1-4214-0135-5. (Emoia battersbyi, p. 19; Emoia ahli, p. 3).
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Emoia battersbyi: Brief Summary

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Battersby's emo skink (Emoia battersbyi) is a species of lizard in the family Scincidae. The species is native to Oceania and Southeast Asia.

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