REPTILES AND AMPHIBIANS OF THE WORLD

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AGAMAS (DRAGONS) OF THE WORLD

SKINKS OF THE WORLD

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Freshwater Turtles of the world

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A Selection of
SKINKS OF THE WORLD

Note that this Page includes lizards in the infraorder Scinciformata  which are close relatives of true skinks (Scincidae)

Peters' Banded Skink

Infraorder
SCINCIFORMATA

COMMON NAME

SCIENTIFIC NAME

FAMILY

Distribution

European Snake-eyed Skink

Ablepharus kitaibelii

Scincidae

Eastern Europe and Southwestern Asia

Ocellated Skink

Chalcides ocellatus

Scincidae

Greece,  Italy, Malta, northern Africa  UAE, Israel, Pakistan, India and Sri Lanka

African Plated Lizard

Broadleysaurus major

Gerrhosauridae

Africa

Schneider's skink 
or Berber skink

Eumeces schneiderii

Scincidae

Central Asia, Western Asia, and North Africa

Black-tailed Bar-lipped Skink

Glaphyromorphus nigricaudis

Scincidae

NT, Qld (and New Guinea)

Delicate Garden Skink
Rainbow Skink (Hawaii)

Lampropholis delicata

Scincidae

Australia
(Invasive species in Hawaii)

Peters' Banded Skink

Scincopus fasciatus

Scincidae

Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia, Western Sahara,
Mauritania, Mali, Niger, Chad, Sudan, Libya, Sahara

Indonesian Bluetongue

Tiliqua gigas

Scincidae

 

Western Girdled Lizard

Zonosaurus laticaudatus

Gerrhosauridae

Madagascar

Madagascan Giant Plated Lizard

Zonosaurus maximus

Gerrhosauridae

Madagascar

LINKS

REPTILES OF THE WORLD

Australian Skinks (Full Species List)
The Reptiles of Australia

Reptiles and Amphibians of Australia 7th Edition A Complete Guide to Reptiles of Australia 5th edition Edition

OTHER LINKS OF INTEREST


AUSTRALIAN HERPETOLOGY WEBSITE

REPTILES OF AUSTRALIA

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