Lucasium wombeyi 

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Reptilia Squamata Diplodactylidae

Scientific Name: Lucasium wombeyi (Storr, 1978)
Common Name(s):
English Pilbara Ground Gecko
Diplodactylus wombeyi Storr, 1978

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Least Concern ver 3.1
Year Published: 2017
Date Assessed: 2017-02-20
Assessor(s): Oliver, P., Doughty, P., How, R. & Sanderson, C.
Reviewer(s): Bowles, P.
Contributor(s): Woods, C.
Listed as Least Concern on the basis that this species is common with an apparently stable population and is not subject to major threats.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description:This species is found in the Pilbara region of Western Australia (Cogger 2014), with an outlying record to the south in the Robinson Range taken in 2009 (catalogue no. 168533, taken by D. Algaba).
Countries occurrence:
Australia (Western Australia)
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Population [top]

Population:This species is fairly common. The population is presumed to be stable.
Current Population Trend:Stable
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology:This species is found on spinifex-covered stony hills, ranges and escarpments (Cogger 2014).

Use and Trade [top]

Use and Trade: Any trade in this species is considered to be negligible; it is not known to be in the pet trade.

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): No major threats to this species exist.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: This species is known to occur on multiple conservation reserves throughout its range (Atlas of Living Australia 2015).

Citation: Oliver, P., Doughty, P., How, R. & Sanderson, C. 2017. Lucasium wombeyi. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2017: e.T102676891A102677274. . Downloaded on 15 October 2018.
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