Battersby's emo skink (Emoia battersbyi) is a species of lizard in the family Scincidae. The species is native to Oceania and Southeast Asia.
The specific name, battersbyi, is in honour of British herpetologist James Clarence Battersby (1901–1993).
The synonym, Lygosoma ahli, is in honour of German zoologist Ernst Ahl.
E. battersbyi is found in Indonesia and Papua New Guinea.
The preferred natural habitat of E. battersbyi is forest, at altitudes from sea level to 1,200 m (3,900 ft).
E. battersbyi is oviparous.