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Reptiles of Thailand

Species of Thailand

Reeves' smooth skink

Thai: จิ้งเหลนดินดงพญาเย็น

Binomial name: Scincella reevesii, John Edward Gray, 1838

Scincella reevesii (common name: Reeves' smooth skink) is a species of skink. It is found in Bangladesh, China (Guangxi, Guangdong, Guizhou, Hainan, Hong Kong), Indochina west to Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam, south to Western Malaysia, India, and possibly Korea.

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Scientific classification

Kingdom
Animalia
Phylum
Chordata
Class
Reptilia
Order
Squamata
Suborder
Lacertilia
Family
Scincidae
Genus
Scincella
Species
Scincella reevesii

Common names

  • German: Reeves Glattskink
  • English: Reeves’ smooth gecko
  • Thai:
    • จิ้งเหลนดินดงพญาเย็น
    • จิ้งเหลนดินหางส้ม

Synonyms

  • Leiolopisma reevesii, Werner Kästle et al. (2013)
  • Scincella eunice, Vladimir V. Bobrov & Dmitry V. Semenov (2008)
  • Scincella reevesii, Thomas Ziegler (2002)
  • Scincella pootipongi, Tanya Chan-Ard et al. (1999)
  • Scincella reevesii, Merel J. Cox et al. (1998)
  • Sphenomorphus reevesi, Indraneil Das (1997)
  • Scincella eunicis, Allen Eddy Greer (1974)
  • Scincella ochracea, Allen Eddy Greer (1974)
  • Leiolopisma pootipongi, Edward Harrison Taylor (1963)
  • Leiolopisma eunice, Edward Harrison Taylor (1963)
  • Leiolopisma smithi, Edward Harrison Taylor (1963)
  • Leiolopisma? pootipongi, Edward Harrison Taylor (1962)
  • Scincella reevesi, Myron Budd Mittleman (1952)
  • Leiolopisma smithi, Doris Mable Cochran (1941)
  • Leiolopisma reevesi reevesi, Malcolm Arthur Smith (1935)
  • Leiolopisma eunice, Doris Mable Cochran (1927)
  • Leiolopisma reevesii, Karl Patterson Schmidt (1927)
  • Leiolopisma laterale, R. Mell (1922)
  • Leiolopisma laterale, Leonhard Hess Stejneger (1907)
  • Lygosoma reveesii, Albert Charles Lewis Günther (1888)
  • Lygosoma kakhiensis, George Albert Boulenger (1887)
  • Lygosoma laterale, George Albert Boulenger (1887)
  • Lygosoma nigropunctatum, Marie Firmin Bocourt (1878)
  • Eumeces reveesii, Albert Charles Lewis Günther (1864)
  • Tiliqua reevesii, John Edward Gray (1838)
Scincella reevesii

Scincella reevesii

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Scincella reevesii

Scincella reevesii

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Scincella reevesii

Scincella reevesii

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Distribution map of Reeves' smooth skink, Scincella reevesii in Thailand

Range map of Scincella reevesii 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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