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Lizards and crocodiles of Thailand

Species of Thailand

Thai snake skink

In Thai: จิ้งเหลนด้วงประจวบ

Binomial name: Isopachys anguinoides, George Albert Boulenger, 1914

Isopachys anguinoides, commonly known as the Thai snake skink or Heyer's Isopachys, is a species of skink in the family Scincidae.

Geographic range

I. anguinoides is found in Thailand and Myanmar.

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Scientific classification

Kingdom
Animalia
Phylum
Chordata
Class
Reptilia
Order
Squamata
Suborder
Lacertilia
Family
Scincidae
Genus
Isopachys
Species
Isopachys anguinoides

Common names

  • German: Fussloser Schlangenskink
  • English:
    • Heyer's isopachys
    • Thai snake skink
    • Prachuap snake skink
  • Thai: จิ้งเหลนด้วงประจวบ

Synonyms

  • Isopachys anguinoides, Tanya Chan-Ard et al. (1999)
  • Ophioscincus anguinoides, Edward Harrison Taylor (1963)
  • Rhodona anguinoides, Malcolm Arthur Smith (1937)
  • Ophioscincus anguinoides, Malcolm Arthur Smith (1935)
  • Rhodona anguinoides, George Albert Boulenger (1914)
  • Ophioscincus anguinoides, George Albert Boulenger (1914)
  • Lygosoma anguinoides, George Albert Boulenger (1914)

Conservation status

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

Photos

Isopachys anguinoides
Isopachys anguinoides
Isopachys anguinoides

Range Map

Distribution map of Thai snake skink, Isopachys anguinoides in Thailand
  • Ban Lat District, Phetchaburi
  • Cha-Am District, Phetchaburi
  • Kaeng Krachan District, Phetchaburi
  • Kaeng Krachan National Park
  • Mueang Phetchaburi District, Phetchaburi
  • Pachee River Wildlife Sanctuary
Range map of Isopachys anguinoides in Thailand