Lerista tridactyla 

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Reptilia Squamata Scincidae

Scientific Name: Lerista tridactyla Storr, 1990
Common Name(s):
English Dark-backed Mulch-slider

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Least Concern ver 3.1
Year Published: 2017
Date Assessed: 2017-02-22
Assessor(s): Cogger, H. & Shea, G.
Reviewer(s): Cox, N.A. & Bowles, P.
Facilitator/Compiler(s): Chanson, J.S.
Listed as Least Concern as it occurs over an area of more than 38,000 km2, there are no major threats, and the population is not declining.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description:This species is found in inland southeastern Western Australia (Aplin and Smith 2001, Cogger 2014).
Countries occurrence:
Australia (Western Australia)
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Population [top]

Population:This species is locally common with a stable population.
Current Population Trend:Stable
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology:It is a burrowing species found in semi-arid loose soils (Storr 1990, Cogger 2014).

Use and Trade [top]

Use and Trade: There is no recognized use or trade in this species.

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): There are no major threats to this species.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: Dundas Nature Reserve is within its range.

Citation: Cogger, H. & Shea, G. 2017. Lerista tridactyla. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2017: e.T109477640A109477645. . Downloaded on 16 October 2018.
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