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Aethesia Hutchinson and Scanlon 2009 (skink)

Reptilia - Squamata - Scincidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 202942

Full reference: M. N. Hutchinson and J. D. Scanlon. 2009. New and unusual plio-pleistocene lizard (Reptilia: Scincidae) from Wellington Caves, New South Wales, Australia. Journal of Herpetology 43(1):139-147

Parent taxon: Scincidae according to M. N. Hutchinson and J. D. Scanlon 2009

Sister taxa: Aocnodromeus, Axonoscincus, Ayalasaurus, Berruva, Feylininae, Gekkomimus, Lygosoma, Lygosominae, Orthoscincus, Orthrioscincus, Parotosaurus, Penemabuya, Sauriscus, Scincinae, Sphenomorphus, Tiliqua

Subtaxa: Aethesia frangens

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Type: Aethesia frangens

Ecology: ground dwelling insectivore