Chalcides armitagei

Chalcides armitagei
Armitage's Cylindrical Skink
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Reptilia
Order: Squamata
Family: Scincidae
Genus: Chalcides
Species: C. armitagei
Binomial name
Chalcides armitagei
Boulenger, 1896

The Armitage's Cylindrical Skink (Chalcides armitagei) is a species of skink that lives in Gambia.


As for the year of description, Frank & Ramus (1995) give 1896, while Pasteur (G. Pasteur, A survey of the species groups of the old world scincid genus Chalcides. J. Herpetol. 15 (1): 1-16, 1981) gives 1920 and 1921 respectively [1].