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Reptiles of Thailand

Species of Thailand

Butler's forest skink

Thai: จิ้งเหลนภูเขามลายู, ching laen phu khao Malayu

Binomial name: Tytthoscincus butleri, George Albert Boulenger, 1912

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Scientific classification

Kingdom
Animalia
Phylum
Chordata
Class
Reptilia
Order
Squamata
Suborder
Lacertilia
Family
Scincidae
Genus
Tytthoscincus
Species
Tytthoscincus butleri

Common names

  • English: Butler’s forest skink
  • Thai: จิ้งเหลนภูเขามลายู, ching laen phu khao Malayu

Synonyms

  • Tytthoscincus butleri, Larry Lee Grismer et al. (2016)
  • Sphenomorphus butleri, Larry Lee Grismer et al. (2010)
  • Sphenomorphus butleri, Larry Lee Grismer (2006)
  • Lygosoma butleri, George Albert Boulenger (1912)

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Distribution map of Butler's forest skink, Tytthoscincus butleri in Thailand
  • Phipun District, Nakhon Si Thammarat

Range map of Tytthoscincus butleri 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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