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Photo © Tony Gerard, all rights reserved
Near Potosi, Missouri, U.S.A. (Google, OSM)
37.9604405704, -90.8006286621
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Sep. 12, 2011 12:31:48 -0500
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Common Five-lined Skink - Photo (c) Vicki's Nature, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
tonyg's ID: Common Five-lined Skink (Plestiodon fasciatus)
Posted by tonyg about 3 years ago (Flag)
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Common Five-lined Skink - Photo (c) Vicki's Nature, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
brian's ID: Common Five-lined Skink (Plestiodon fasciatus)
Posted by brian almost 3 years ago (Flag)
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It's really hard to say on these guys without a closeup of the side of the head because of the similarities between five-lines and broadheads. But five-lined is a safe bet, being the more common species in most areas.

Posted by brian almost 3 years ago (Flag)
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Common Five-lined Skink - Photo (c) Vicki's Nature, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
tonyg's ID: Common Five-lined Skink (Plestiodon fasciatus)
Common Five-lined Skink - Photo (c) Vicki's Nature, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
Community ID: Common Five-lined Skink (Plestiodon fasciatus)
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