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Citation: Midtgaard, Rune. RepFocus - A Survey of the Reptiles of the World. (www.repfocus.dk).
Latest update: December 31st, 2022.

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


Four-fingered Rock Skinks, (Rainbow Skinks)


Firtåede Klippeskinker

1984 Liburnascincus Wells & Wellington (type species: Leiolopisma coense Mitchell 1953)
Contents: 4 species, all of which are endemic.
Endemism: 0% 100%
Remarks: Previously included in Carlia (e.g., Wilson 2005). Revalidated as a valid genus by Dolman & Hugall (2008).
Distribution: Australia (Queensland).

Liburnascincus artemis

Bamboo Range Rock Skink


Bamboo Range-klippeskink

2015 Liburnascincus artemis Hoskin & Couper

Distribution: Australia (Queensland).

Liburnascincus coensis

Coen Rock Skink, Coen Rainbow Skink



1953 Leiolopisma coense Mitchell
Lygosoma coense Worrell 1963
Carlia coensis Cogger 1975
Liburnascincus coensis Wells & Wellington 1984

Distribution: Australia (Queensland).

Liburnascincus mundivensis

Outcrop Rock Skink, Outcrop Rainbow Skink



1888 Heteropus vertebralis De Vis [not Lygosoma vertebrale Hallowell 1860]
1898 Lygosoma mundivense Broom
Carlia mundivense Mittleman 1952
Liburnascincus mundivensis Dolman & Hugall 2008
1920 Lygosoma waitei Zietz (Ingram & Covacevich 1989)
Carlia waitei Wells & Wellington 1984

Distribution: Australia (Queensland).

Liburnascincus scirtetis

Black Mountain Rock Skink, Black Mountain Rainbow Skink, Black Mountain Skink


Black Mountain-klippeskink

1980 Carlia scirtetis Ingram & Covacevich
Liburnascincus scirtetis Wells & Wellington 1984

Distribution: Australia (Queensland).