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Recovery plan for Slater's skink, Egernia slateri. 2005 - 2010



Recovery plan for Slater's skink, Egernia slateri. 2005 - 2010


Pavey, Christopher R; Northern Territory. Department of Infrastructure, Planning And Environment; Natural Heritage Trust (Australia)


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Abbreviations -- Summary -- Introduction and general requirments -- Distribution and habitat -- Known and potential threats -- Recovery objectives and criteria -- Recovery actions -- References.




Skinks -- Northern Territory; Reptiles -- Conservation -- Northern Territory; Rare Reptiles -- Australia, Central; Endangered species -- Australia -- Management; Endangered Species -- Australia, Central

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Dept. of Infrastructure, Planning and Environment

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Alice Springs


22 pages : map ; 30 cm.

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http://www.environment.gov.au/biodiversity/threatened/publications/recovery/e-slateri/index.html; http://www.environment.gov.au/biodiversity/threatened/publications/recovery/e-slateri/index.html [Australian Government. Dept. of the Environment, Water, Heritage and the Arts.]

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21 References Aplin, K.P., and Smith, L.A. (2001). Checklist of the frogs and reptiles of Western Australia. Records of the Western Australian Museum Supplement 63, 51-74. Gibson, D.F., Thomson, B.G., Coleman, M.N., Cole, J.R., Ginns, A.J., and Soos, A. (1992). A resource survey of northern Loves Creek Pastoral Lease and Ruby Gap Nature Park, Northern Territory. Conservation Commission of the Northern Territory, Alice Springs. Henzell, R. P. (1972). Adaptation to aridity in lizards of the Egernia whitei species-group. Ph.D., University of Adelaide. Henzell, R. P. (1982). Adaptation to aridity in lizards of the Egernia whitei species-group. In: Evolution of the fauna and flora of arid Australia (Eds W. R. Barker and P. J. M. Greenslade), pp. 229-233. Peacock Publications. Horner, P. (1992). The Skinks of the Northern Territory. (Northern Territory Government Printing Office: Darwin.) McAlpin, S. F. (2000). Nomination for listing a native species as a threatened species under the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 Egernia slateri. Submission to Environment Australia. Neave, H., Nano, C., Pavey, C., Moyses, M., Clifford, B., Cole, J., Harris, M. and Albrecht, D. (2004). A resource assessment towards a conservation strategy for the Finke Bioregion, Northern Territory. Conservation & Natural Resources, Department of Infrastructure, Planning and Environment. A report to Environment Australia. Pavey, C. (2002). Slaters Skink Egernia slateri. In Threatened Species of the Northern Territory Information Package [Internet]. Accessed at: http://www.ipe.nt.gov.au/news/2002/10/threatened/Reptiles/slaters_skink_en. pdf Northern Territory Government, Darwin. Storr, G.M. (1968). Revision of the Egernia whitei species-group (Lacertilia, Scincidae). Journal of the Royal Society of Western Australia 51, 51-62. Woinarski, J.C.Z. (1992). A survey of the wildlife and vegetation of Purnululu (Bungle Bungle) National Park and adjacent area. Western Australia Department of Conservation and Land Management Research Bulletin 1140.

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