Most of the studies dealing with the Snake-eyed skink (Ablepharus kitaibelii) treat predominantly aspects of the distribution and taxonomy of the species. In the present study we provide information concerning the mechanism of hatching in the Snake-eyed skink and the dimensions of the hatched specimens. We collected data from wild animals, as well as from indoor incubated juveniles. The present study provides the first data concerning the weight of the newly hatched juveniles of the species and discuss on potential misleading data concerning the size of the juveniles in A. kitaibelii.
. Ljubisavljević, K., Džukić, G., Kalezić, M.L., Morphological differentiation of the Snake-eyed Skink Ablepharus kitaibelii (Bibron & Bory, 1833), in the north-western part of the species’ range: systematic implications. Herpetozoa. 2002, 14, 107-121.