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Afroablepharus wahlbergii1.jpg
Afroablepharus wahlbergii,
Wahlberg's snake-eyed skink,
Durban, South Africa
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Reptilia
Order: Squamata
Family: Scincidae
Genus: Afroablepharus
Greer, 1974[1]

Afroablepharus is a genus of skinks endemic to Africa.[2]


The following seven species are included in the genus:[2]

Nota bene: A binomial authority in parentheses indicates that the species was originally described in a genus other than Afroablepharus.


  1. ^ "Afroablepharus ". Dahms Tierleben.
  2. ^ a b Afroablepharus at the Reptile Database

Further reading[edit]

  • Greer AE (1974). "The generic relationships of the scincid lizards genus Leiolopisma and its relatives". Australian Journal of Zoology, Supplementary Series (31): 1-67.