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Somsak's blind skink

Thai: จิ้งเหลนดวงเขาสอยดาว, ching len duang Khao Soi Dao

Binomial name: Dibamus somsaki, Masanoa Honda, Jarujin Nabhitabhata, Hidetoshi Ota & Tsutomu Hikida, 1997

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Scientific classification

Kingdom
Animalia
Phylum
Chordata
Class
Reptilia
Order
Squamata
Suborder
Lacertilia
Family
Dibamidae
Genus
Dibamus
Species
Dibamus somsaki

Common names

  • German: Somsaks Schlangenschleiche
  • English:
    • Somsak's blind skink
    • Somsak’s dibamid lizard
    • Khao Soi Dao snake skink
  • Thai: จิ้งเหลนดวงเขาสอยดาว, ching len duang Khao Soi Dao

Synonyms

  • Dibamus somsaki, Indraneil Das & Kelvin Kok Peng Lim (2009)
  • Dibamus somsaki, Raul Epiblast Diaz et al. (2004)
  • Dibamus somsaki, Masanoa Honda, Jarujin Nabhitabhata, Hidetoshi Ota & Tsutomu Hikida (1997)

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Distribution map of Somsak's blind skink, Dibamus somsaki in Thailand
  • Khao Soi Dao Wildlife Sanctuary

Range map of Dibamus somsaki in Thailand

Important note; our range maps are based on limited data we have collected. The data is not necessarily accurate or complete.

Special thanks to Ton Smits, Parinya Pawangkhanant, Ian Dugdale and many others for their contribution for range data.

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