Genus: Typhlacontias (western burrowing skinks)

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Species native to southern Africa

Typhlacontias brevipes (FitzSimons' burrowing skink)

 

 

Typhlacontias gracilis

 

 

Typhlacontias johnsonii (Johnson's burrowing skink)

 

 

Typhlacontias punctatissimus (Speckled burrowing skink)

 

 

Typhlacontias rohani (Kalahari burrowing skink)

 

 
 

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