About 6 inches long in the grasses near the concrete at the Texas Buckeye Trail.
Observed a little brown skink running up to a tree, we tried to catch it but its tail fell off.
Larger skink that dropped it's tail
Found under a large log.
The Little Brown Skink (Scincella lateralis), also known as the Ground Skink (which may refer to any Scincella species however), is a small species of skink found throughout much of the eastern half of the United States, and into northern Mexico.