Animalia > Chordata > Reptilia > Squamata > Scincidae > Acontias > Acontias poecilus

Acontias poecilus (Variable Legless Skink)

Endangered Species

Status: Endangered
View IUCN Record: Acontias poecilus


Name Countries Ecozone Biome Species Report Climate Land
KwaZulu-Cape coastal forest mosaic South Africa Afrotropic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests

Biodiversity Hotspots

Name Location Endemic Species Website
Maputaland-Pondoland-Albany Mozambique, South Africa, Swaziland Yes


Republic of South Africa (SE KwaZulu-Natal);



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