Silvascincus is a genus of skinks, lizards in the family Scincidae. Both species in the genus are endemic to Australia. They were previously placed in the genus Eulamprus.

Blue-speckled Forest-skink (Eulamprus murrayi) (10057300746).jpg
Silvascincus murrayi
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Reptilia
Order: Squamata
Family: Scincidae
Subfamily: Sphenomorphinae
Genus: Silvascincus
Skinner, Hutchinson, & Lee, 2013

Two, see text.


The following two species, listed alphabetically by specific name, are recognized as being valid:[1]

Nota bene: A binomial authority in parentheses indicates that the species was originally described in a genus other than Silvascincus.


  1. ^ Silvascincus at the Reptile Database. Accessed 31 August 2018.

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