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Sphenomorphus Fitzinger 1842 (common skink)

Reptilia - Squamata - Scincidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 339064

Full reference: L. Fitzinger. 1842. Der Müller’sche Keilscink Sphenomorphus Mülleri. Naturhistorischer Bildersaal des Thierreiches 3:140

Parent taxon: Scincidae according to M. J. Smith 1976

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

Subtaxa: Sphenomorphus tympanum

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Ecology: ground dwelling insectivore