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Mexican Blind Skink

Oriental Blind Skinks

Citation: Midtgaard, Rune. RepFocus - A Survey of the Reptiles of the World. (
Latest update: May 12th, 2024.

Biodiversity of the family Dibamidae Bibliography of the family Dibamidae


Blind Skinks
Schlangenschleichen     Blindskinker

Contents: Endemicity:
2 genera of which 1 (50.0%) is endemic  0% 100%
27 species of which 23 (85.2%) are endemic  0% 100%

Remarks: Previously included in the family Scincidae.

Distribution:  Mexico, SE. Asia, Malay Archipelago.

Reported from:
Cambodia, China, India (Nicobar Islands), Indonesia, Malaysia, Mexico, Philippines, Thailand, Vietnam.