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COSEWIC Assessment and Update Status Report on the Prairie Skink (Eumeces septentrionalis) in Canada

COSEWIC Assessment and Update Status Report
on the
Prairie Skink
Eumeces septentrionalis
in Canada

Prairie Skink

Endangered 2004

COSEWIC
Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada



COSEPAC
Comité sur la situation des espèces en péril au Canada

COSEWIC status reports are working documents used in assigning the status of wildlife species suspected of being at risk. This report may be cited as follows:

COSEWIC 2004. COSEWIC assessment and update status report on the prairie skink Eumeces septentrionalis in Canada. Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada. Ottawa. vi + 22 pp.

Previous report

Bredin, E.J. 1989. COSEWIC status report onnorthern prairie skink Eumeces septentrionalis septentrionalis in Canada. Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada. 41 pp.

Production notes

  1. COSEWIC acknowledges David C. Seburn, Carolyn N.L. Seburn and Errol Bredin for writing the update status report on the prairie skink Eumeces septentrionalis in Canada. The report was overseen and edited by Ron Brooks, Co-chair (Reptiles), COSEWIC Amphibians and Reptiles Specialist Subcommittee.
  2. Formerly designated by COSEWIC as northern prairie skink Eumeces septentrionalis septentrionalis.

For additional copies contact:

COSEWIC Secretariat
c/o Canadian Wildlife Service
Environment Canada
Ottawa, ON
K1A 0H3

Tel.: (819) 997-4991 / (819) 953-3215
Fax: (819) 994-3684
COSEWIC E-mail
COSEWIC Website

Également disponible en français sous le titre Évaluation et Rapport de situation du COSEPAC sur la scinque des prairies (Eumeces septentrionalis) au Canada – Mise à jour.

Cover illustration

Prairie skink – photo by Errol Bredin.

©Her Majesty the Queen in Right of Canada 2004

Catalogue No. CW69-14/385-2004E-PDF
ISBN 0-662-37327-8
HTML:  CW69-14/385-2004E-HTML
ISBN 0-662-37328-6

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