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Burma smooth skink

Thai: จิ้งเหลนดินเมืองกาญจน์

Binomial name: Scincella punctatolineata, George Albert Boulenger, 1893

Burma smooth skink (Scincella punctatolineata) is a species of skink in the genus of Scincella. It is found in Southeast Myanmar and West Thailand.

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Scientific classification

Scincella punctatolineata

Common names

  • German: Burma-Glattskink
  • English:
    • Burma smooth skink
    • Western leaf-litter skink
  • Thai: จิ้งเหลนดินเมืองกาญจน์


  • Scincella punctatolineata, Charles W. Linkem, Arvin Cantor Diesmos & Rafe M. Brown (2011)
  • Scincella punctatolineatum, Tanya Chan-Ard et al. (1999)
  • Scincella punctatolineata, Paul E. Ouboter (1986)
  • Leiolopisma tavesae, Edward Harrison Taylor (1963)
  • Leiolopisma punctatolineatum, Malcolm Arthur Smith (1935)
  • Leiolopisma tavesae, Malcolm Arthur Smith (1935)
  • Lygosoma punctatolineatum, George Albert Boulenger (1893)
  • Leiolopisma punctatolineatum, George Albert Boulenger (1893)

Conservation status

Data Deficient (IUCN3.1)

Data Deficient (IUCN3.1)

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Range map of Scincella punctatolineata in Thailand

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