The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database

Gonglyomorphus bojerii borbonica Vinson, 1970

Réunion skink, Réunion slit-eared skink



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Gonglyomorphus borbonica Vinson, 1970


Conservation Status

Last record: 1839



Réunion, Mascarene Islands


Biology & Ecology










Cheke, Anthony S. (1987). An ecological history of the Mascarene Islands, with particular reference to extinctions and introductions of land vertebrates. In: Diamond, A. W. (ed.) Mascarene Island Birds. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, pp. 5-89.

Day, David. (1981). The Doomsday Book of Animals: A Natural History of Vanished Species. New York, N.Y.: The Viking Press.


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