Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory




Regional Maps


Compiler and date details

2009 - ABRS, following publication of Clayton et al. (2006), see Database Notes below; 2009 — further updates in Gekkonidae and Scincidae, and changes to classification in the latter

1983 - Harold G. Cogger, Elizabeth E. Cameron & Heather M. Cogger


Since publication of the Zoological Catalogue (Cogger et al. 1983), many additional species of reptiles have been added to the Australian fauna (more than 1000 species now listed) and many taxonomic re-assignments have been proposed. Those affecting reptiles have been incorporated into the current revision.


History of changes

Note that this list may be incomplete for dates prior to September 2013.
Published As part of group Action Date Action Type Compiler(s)
08-Mar-2011 12-May-2017 MODIFIED
12-Feb-2010 (import)