The skink lizard is always on the lookout for a meal, and they mainly eat insects. Crickets, beetles, caterpillars, grasshoppers, spiders, slugs, snails, earthworms, small mice and...
The Five-lined Skink is a common lizard. They grow up to eight inches long, with males growing slightly larger than females. They are usually black or dark brown, with five light stripes down their...
Skinks are lizards belonging to the family Scincidae and the infraorder
Scincomorpha. With more than 1,500 described species, the Scincidae are one
of the ...
FIGURE 1. Skinks are intriguing small lizards. When you do encounter one, it s
oftentimes during the day when it is sunning itself on a rock or, as one of our ...
(Lacertilia) are the most diverse group of squamates , consisting of more than 4500 species belonging to groups as iguanas, chisel-teeth lizards
, chameleons , geckos , night lizards
, blind lizards
, anguids, beaded lizards
and many others.
This is a defe... More »
Description: 5 - 8.5 in (12.5 - 21.5 cm). Southeastern five-lined skinks are
moderately large lizards with short legs and a streamlined body. The body is
Description: 6 - 13 in (15 - 33 cm). Broadhead skinks are the largest skink in the
southeast, and with the exception of the glass lizards, are the largest lizards in ...
Skink (family Scincidae), any of about 1275 species of lizards, mostly secretive
ground dwellers or burrowers, that are represented throughout most of the world
The Five-lined Skink is our most common lizard. They grow up to eight inches
long, with males growing slightly larger than females. They are usually black or ...
Skinks are the second largest group of lizards (geckos are the largest group) in
the world. They can be found all around the globe except in the boreal and polar