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Taxonomy of the family Scincidae
Bibliography of the genus Isopachys
Biodiversity of the family Scincidae








Genus
Isopachys

Oriental Snake Skinks

Orientalische Schlangenskinke

Orientalske Slangeskinker

1916 Isopachys Lönnberg (type species: Isopachys gyldenstolpei Lönnberg 1916)
1920 Typhloseps Angel (type species: Typhloseps roulei Angel 1920; syn. Heyer 1972)
Contents: 4 species, of which 3 (75.0%) are endemic.
Endemism: 0% 100%
Distribution: Myanmar, Thailand.

Isopachys anguinoides

Thai Snake Skink, Eel-like Limbless Skink, Striped Legless Skink

Thailändischer Schlangenskink

Thailandsk Slangeskink

1914 Lygosoma anguinoides Boulenger
Ophioscincus anguinoides Smith 1935
Rhodona anguinoides Smith 1937
Isopachys anguinoides Heyer 1972

Distribution: Thailand.


Isopachys borealis

Northern Snake Skink, Northern Limbless Skink, (Western Legless Skink)

Nördlicher Schlangenskink

Nordlig Slangeskink

1990 Isopachys borealis Lang & Böhme

Remarks: Overlooked (for Thailand) by Chan-ard, Grossmann, Gumprecht & Schulz (1999) (see Hallermann 1999).
Distribution: Myanmar, Thailand.


Isopachys gyldenstolpei

Black-lined Snake Skink, (Gyldenstolpe's Snake Skink, Gyldenstolpe’s Legless Skink, Count Gyldenstolpe's Limbless Skink)

Schwarzstreifiger Schlangenskink

Sortstribet Slangeskink

1916 Isopachys gyldenstolpei Lönnberg
Ophioscincus gyldenstolpei Smith 1935
Isopachys gyldenstolpei Heyer 1972

Distribution: Thailand.


Isopachys roulei

Chonburi Snake Skink, Roule’s Legless Skink, Roule’s Limbless Skink

Chonburi-Schlangenskink

Chonburi-slangeskink

1920 Typhloseps roulei Angel
Ophioscincus roulei Smith 1935
Rhodona roulei Smith 1937
Isopachys roulei Heyer 1972

Distribution: Thailand.