Each item in Minecraft has a unique ID assigned to it, known as an item ID, this can be used in commands to spawn the item into the game. The item ID for skeleton spawn egg in Minecraft is shown below:
When Minecraft updated to version 1.13, a changed dubbed "The Flattening" was introduced. In "The Flattening", numerical IDs and item data was removed, and some item IDs were changed to make them more logical - Skeleton Spawn Egg was one of the many items that had their IDs changed.
For this reason, if you're playing on a Minecraft version below 1.13 (1.12, 1.8, 1.7), you should use what we've named a legacy ID for this item. The legacy ID for skeleton spawn egg is:
Skeleton Spawn Egg has a data value of 51. You will need to add this to commands, along with its legacy item ID (below), to spawn it.
Items from earlier versions of Minecraft were assigned a numerical ID - a unique number to represent it.
This item also has a data value assigned to it. The data value is 51 - you need to add this to the item ID (with a colon before) in order to spawn skeleton spawn egg.
The numerical ID for Skeleton Spawn Egg is:
The Skeleton Spawn Egg item can be spawned in Minecraft with the below command. Cheats must be enabled before this will work.
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This spawn egg can be used to spawn a skeleton in Minecraft. To use a spawn egg, right click it on the ground. It cannot be obtained in Vanilla MC.
|Legacy Item ID (1.12.2 and Below)||minecraft:spawn_egg|
|Max Stack Size||64|