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Skinks
Scincidae

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Statistics: Reproductive modes:
Unknown - 1 out of 450 Australian species
Oviparous - 361 out of 450 Australian species
Live-bearing - 87 out of 450 Australian species
Both egg-laying and live-bearing - 1 out of 450 Australian species

Size range:
Smallest Australian species: Kimberley lined ctenotus (Ctenotus rhabdotus) at cm
Longest Australian species: common blue-tongued skink (Tiliqua scincoides) at 33 cm
Number of Australian genera: 48
Number of Australian species: 450
Genera:
Genus name Australian species
Acritoscincus 3
Anepischetosia 1
Anomalopus 7
Bartleia 0
Bassiana 0
Bellatorias 3
Calyptotis 5
Carlia 26
Cautula 0
Coeranoscincus 2
Coggeria 1
Cryptoblepharus 24
Ctenotus 106
Cyclodina 1
Cyclodomorphus 9
Egernia 17
Emoia 3
Eremiascincus 10
Eroticoscincus 1
Eugongylus 1
Eulamprus 15
Glaphyromorphus 11
Gnypetoscincus 1
Harrisoniascincus 1
Hemiergis 7
Hemisphaeriodon 0
Lampropholis 11
Lerista 94
Liburnascincus 4
Liopholis 11
Lissolepis 2
Lygisaurus 11
Lygosoma 1
Menetia 5
Morethia 8
Nangura 1
Nannoscincus 0
Niveoscincus 8
Notoscincus 2
Ophioscincus 3
Proablepharus 5
Pseudemoia 6
Pygmaeascincus 3
Saiphos 1
Saproscincus 12
Techmarscincus 1
Tiliqua 6
Trachydosaurus 0
48 450
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