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  • Behler, J. y King, W. 1988. The Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Reptiles and Amphibians. Alfred A. Knopf, Inc. Estados Unidos.
  • Boone, J. L. y Sowell, C. L. 1999. Eumeces gilberti rubricaudatus (Western Redtail Skink). Herpetological Review. 30 (1) : 52.
  • Boone, James L.;Sowell, Chris L. 1999. Geographic distribution. Eumeces gilberti rubricaudatus. Herpetological Review 30 (1): 52.
  • Collins, J.T. and  T. W. Taggart . 2009. Standard Common and Current Scientific Names for North American Amphibians, Turtles, Reptiles, and Crocodilians, Sixth Edition. Center for North American Herpetology, 48 pp.
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  • Flores-Villela, Oscar / McCoy, C. J., ed. 1993. Herpetofauna Mexicana: Lista anotada de las especies de anfibios y reptiles de México, cambios taxonómicos recientes, y nuevas especies. Carnegie Museum of Natural History Special Publication, no. 17. iv + 73
  • Griffith, H., A. Ngo & R. W. Murphy. 2000. A cladistic evaluation of the cosmopolitan genus Eumeces Wiegmann (Reptilia, Squamata, Scincidae). Russ. J. Herpetol. 7 (1): 1-16.
  • Grismer, L. 1994. The origin and evolution of the peninsular herpetofauna of Baja California, México. Herpetological Natural History. 2 (1) : 51-106.
  • Grismer, L. 2002. Amphibians and Reptiles of Baja California, Including its Pacific Islands and the Islands in the Sea of Cortés. University of California Press. California, Estados Unidos.
  • Jones K B. 1985. Eumeces gilberti van Denburgh. Gilbert's skink. Catalogue of American Amphibians and Reptiles No. 372 1985: 1-3.
  • Jones, K. B. 1985. Eumeces gilberti Van Denburgh Gilbert's Skink. Catalogue of American Amphibians and Reptiles. (372): 1-3
  • Jones, K. B. 1985. Eumeces gilberti. Catalogue of American Amphibians and Reptiles. 372.1-372.3
  • Jones, K.B.; Abbas, D.R. & Bergstedt, T. 1981. Herpetological records from Central and Northeastern Arizona. Herpetological Review 12 (1): 16.
  • Ley General del equilibrio ecológico y Protección al Ambiente [en línea] México [consulta: 2007]
  • Liner, E. 1994. Scientific and common names for the amphibians and reptiles of Mexico in English and Spanish. Society for the Study of Amphibians and Reptiles. Lawrence, Kansas.
  • Lowe, C.H. and Shannon, F.A. 1954. A new lizards (Genus Eumeces) from Arizona. Herpetologica 10: 185-187.
  • Morrison, M. L., Aigner, P. A., Nordstrom, L. A. y Hall, L. S. 1999. Habitat characteristics of sympatric Gilbert's and western skinks. Herpetological Review. 30 (1) : 18-20.
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  • Paratype: Taylor, E. H. 1935. The Kansas University Science Bulletin. 23: 446, Plate 39; Figure 73.
  • Richmond, J.Q. 2006. Evolutionary basis of parallelism in North American scincid lizards. EVOLUTI ON & DEVELOPMENT 8 (6): 477–490.
  • Rodgers, Thomas L.; Fitch, Henry S. 1947. Variation in the skinks (Reptilia: Lacertilia) of the skiltonianus group. University of California Publications in Zoology 48 (4): 169-220.
  • Rodgers. 1944. A New Skink from the Sierra Nevada of California. Copeia 1944 (2): 101-104.
  • Schmitz, Andreas; Patrick Mausfeld and Dirk Embert. 2004. Molecular studies on the genus Eumeces Wiegmann, 1834: phylogenetic relationships and taxonomic implications. Hamadryad 28 (1-2): 73 – 89.
  • Smith, H. 2005. Plestiodon: A replacement name for most members of the genus Eumeces in North America. Journal of Kansas Herpetology. (14) : 15-16.
  • Stebbins, R. 1985. A Field Guide to Western Reptiles and Amphibians. Houghton Mifflin Company. Estados Unidos.
  • Stebbins,R.C. 1985. A Field Guide to Western Reptiles and Amphibians, 2nd ed. Houghton Mifflin, Boston.
  • Taylor, E. H. 1936. A taxonomic study of the cosmopolitan lizards of the genus Eumeces with an account of the distribution and relationship of its species. Univ. Kansas Sci. Bull. 23 (14): 1-643 [1935].
  • Taylor, E. H. 1943. Mexican lizards of the genus Eumeces, with comments on the recent literature on the genus. Univ. Kansas Sci. Bull. 29 (5): 269-300.
  • Uetz P. (2013). TIGR Reptile Database (version Oct 2007). In: Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life, 11th March 2013 (Roskov Y., Kunze T., Paglinawan L., Orrell T., Nicolson D., Culham A., Bailly N., Kirk P., Bourgoin T., Baillargeon G., Hernandez F., De Wever A., eds). Digital resource at Species 2000: Reading, UK.
  • Van Denburgh. 1896. . Proc. Cal. Acad. Sci. (2) 6: 344, 350.
  • Van Denburgh. 1896. Proc. California Acad. Sci., Ser. 2,Vol.6: 344, 350
  • Vitt, L. J. 1974. Geographic distribution of Eumeces gilberti arizonensis (Arizona skink). Herpetological Review 5 (3): 69-70.
  • Welsh, H. H. Jr. 1988. An ecogeographic analysis of the herpetofauna of the sierra San Pedro Mártir, Baja California, with a contribution to biogeography of the Baja California herpetofauna. Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences. 4 (46) : 1-72.
  • Zweifel, R. G. 1952. Notes on the lizards of the Coronados Island, Baja California. Mexico. Herpetologica. 8 (2) : 9-11.


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