Eutropis macularia

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Eutropis macularia
Bronze Grass Skink (Mabuya macularia) W IMG 9971.jpg
at Pocharam, Andhra Pradesh
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Reptilia
Order: Squamata
Suborder: Sauria
Family: Scincidae
Genus: Eutropis
Species: E. macularia
Binomial name
Eutropis macularia
(Blyth, 1853)

Mabuya macularia (Blyth, 1853)

The bronze grass skink or bronze mabuya (Eutropis macularia) is a species of skink found in South and Southeast Asia.[1]


This skink is found in Pakistan, India, Sri Lanka, Bhutan, Nepal, Bangladesh, Myanmar, Thailand, Laos, Cambodia, Vietnam, and northwestern Malaysia. Its type locality is Rangpur, Bengal [India].[1]


  1. ^ a b Eutropis macularia at the Reptile Database. Accessed 19 July 2014.

Further reading[edit]

  • Annandale, N. 1909 Rec. Ind. Mus. 3: 257
  • Blanford,W.T. 1879 Notes on a collection of reptiles and frogs from the neighbourhood of Ellore and Dumagudem. J. Asiat. Soc. Bengal xlviii: 109-116
  • Blyth,E. 1854 Notices and descriptions of various reptiles, new or little-known. Part I. J. Asiat. Soc. Bengal 22 [1853]: 639-655
  • Das I. 1991 A new species of Mabuya from Tamil Nadu State, Southern India (Squamata: Scincidae). Journal of Herpetology 25 (3): 342-344.
  • Mausfeld,P.; Vences, M. Schmitz, A. & Veith, M. 2000 First data on the molecular phylogeography of scincid lizards of the genus Mabuya. Mol. Phylogenet. Evol. 17 (1): 11-14

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