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Eutropis carinata (SCHNEIDER, 1801)

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Higher TaxaScincidae, Mabuyinae, Scincoidea, Sauria, Squamata (lizards) 
SubspeciesEutropis carinata carinata (SCHNEIDER 1801)
Eutropis carinata lankae (DERANIYAGALA 1953) 
Common NamesE: Keeled Indian Mabuya, Common skink
G: Glanzskink, Kiel-Mabuye 
SynonymScincus carinatus SCHNEIDER 1801: 183 (part.)
Tiliqua carinata — GRAY 1827
Euprepes Merremi DUMÉRIL & BIBRON 1839: 671
Euprepes merremii — GRAVENHORST 1851: 317
Euprepes carinatus — GRAVENHORST 1851: 339
Euprepis carinatus — PETERS 1864: 50
Euprepes (Tiliqua) carinatus — BLANFORD 1870
Tiliqua carinata — STOLICZKA 1870: 169
Mabuia carinata — BOULENGER 1887: 181
Tiliqua rubriventris HARDWICKE & GRAY 1829
Tiliqua rubriventris — GRAY 1846: 430
Euprepes sebae DUMÉRIL & BIBRON 1839: 692 (part.)
Euprepes rufescens GÜNTHER 1864: 79 (part.)
Mabuya carinata — SMITH 1935: 266
Mabuya carinata — GREER et al. 2000
Eutropis carinata — MAUSFELD et al. 2002
Mabuya carinata — MURTHY 2010
Eutropis cf. carinata — MANHAS et al. 2018

Eutropis carinata lankae (DERANIYAGALA 1953)
Mabuya carinata lankae DERANIYAGALA 1953
Mabuya carinata lankae — MANTHEY 1981
Mabuya carinata lankae — ZIESMANN et al. 2007
Eutropis carinata lankae — SOMAWEERA & SOMAWEERA 2009
Eutropis carinata lankae — KARUNARATHNA & AMARASINGHE 2011 
DistributionIndia (Gujarat, Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, Kerala, Himachal Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Mizoram, etc.), Nepal, Bangladesh, Maldives, Sri Lanka

lankae: Sri Lanka

Type locality: “India orientali”, probably from Tranquebar (BAUER 1998).  
Reproductionoviparous. 
TypesLectotype: ZMB 1253 (designated by BAUER 1998)
Holotype: NMSL (Colombo, Sri Lanka) [lankae] 
Diagnosis 
CommentSynonymy partly after SMITH 1935.

Distribution: possibly in Bhutan (Lenz 2012). 
Etymology 
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