Species of Thailand
Korat supple skink
Binomial name: Lygosoma koratense, Malcolm Arthur Smith, 1917
The Korat supple skink or Koraten writhing skink (Lygosoma koratense) is a species of skink in the Scincidae family. It is endemic to Thailand.
It can live in many different environments, including montane evergreen rainforests and low limestone hills, and also intensively cultivated and degraded areas.
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- Lygosoma koratense
- German: Korat-Laubskink
- English: Koraten writhing skink
- Thai: จิ้งเหลนเรียวโคราช
- Lygosoma koratense, Peter Geissler et al. (2012)
- Riopa koratense, Tanya Chan-Ard et al. (1999)
- Lygosoma khoratense (Riopa khoratense), Merel J. Cox et al. (1998)
- Riopa koratense, Edward Harrison Taylor (1963)
- Riopa koratense, Malcolm Arthur Smith (1935)
- Lygosoma koratense, Malcolm Arthur Smith (1917)
Least Concern (IUCN3.1)
- Saraburi Province
Range map of Lygosoma koratense in Thailand
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Special thanks to Ton Smits, Parinya Pawangkhanant, Ian Dugdale and many others for their contribution for range data.
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