Classification
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  • English
    • Ground Skink
    • Little Brown Skink
  • Scientific Names
    • Scincella lateralis
    • Leiolopisma unicolor
    • Lygosoma lateralis
    • Mocoa lateralis
    • S unicolor
    • Scincella laterale
    • Scincus lateralis
  • Spanish
    • eslizón de tierra

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Recent observations

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Little Brown Skink Scincella lateralis

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h2ddavis

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February 26, 2016 01:27 PM CST

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Little Brown Skink Scincella lateralis

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david275

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August 20, 2016 11:13 AM EDT

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Little Brown Skink Scincella lateralis

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ryanm2

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March 21, 2016 04:19 PM EDT

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Little Brown Skink Scincella lateralis

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cosmiccat

Date

August 21, 2016 02:18 PM CDT

Description

little baby lizard

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Little Brown Skink Scincella lateralis

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pmcg12

Date

June 11, 2016 09:54 AM CDT

Description

Found in southwestern corner of my property in a compost pile

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Little Brown Skink Scincella lateralis

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jacob26

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August 18, 2016 12:32 PM CDT

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Square

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Little Brown Skink Scincella lateralis

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rj6578

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August 11, 2016 02:49 PM CDT

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Little Brown Skink Scincella lateralis

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kevinemetcalf

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March 12, 2016 10:20 AM EST

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Little Brown Skink Scincella lateralis

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reallifeecology

Date

August 9, 2016 04:12 PM CDT

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Little Brown Skink Scincella lateralis

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brenna4

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August 14, 2016 06:39 PM EDT

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Little Brown Skink Scincella lateralis

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eyswanson

Date

March 21, 2016 12:40 PM COT

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Little Brown Skink Scincella lateralis

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sambiology

Date

August 7, 2016

Description

After attempting some dove trapping, I stopped at Village Creek Historical Area to walk around -- I spotted more than I was expecting!

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Description from Wikipedia

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.

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Conservation Summary

Source: IUCN 2010. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2010.4. http://www.iucnredlist.org/technical-documents/spatial-data. Downloaded March 2011.
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