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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What

Little Brown Skink Scincella lateralis

Observer

ericisley

Date

July 12, 2014 09:17 AM CDT

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What

Little Brown Skink Scincella lateralis

Observer

mikaelb

Date

July 9, 2014 08:13 PM CDT

Description

On my back patio.

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Observer

mchlfx

Date

June 11, 2014

Place

llela (Google, OSM)

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No photos or sounds

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Little Brown Skink Scincella lateralis

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dh1303

Date

June 12, 2014 08:01 AM CDT

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What

Ground Skink Scincella lateralis

Observer

treeder86

Date

April 27, 2013

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What

Little Brown Skink Scincella lateralis

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blaine83

Date

May 18, 2014 07:58 PM CDT

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What

Little Brown Skink Scincella lateralis

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taogirl

Date

June 21, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

tiny little guy

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What

Little Brown Skink Scincella lateralis

Observer

bog_marsh

Date

June 4, 2014

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What

Ground Skink Scincella lateralis

Observer

kucycads

Date

June 9, 2014

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What

Little Brown Skink Scincella lateralis

Observer

hillcountryherps

Date

June 8, 2014 03:34 PM CDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Approx. 4.5" long. Was trapped between a window and screen.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Ground Skink Scincella lateralis

Observer

timcole

Date

May 29, 2014 10:09 AM CDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Ground Skink Scincella lateralis

Observer

aredoubles

Date

May 28, 2014 12:09 PM CDT
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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.