These two were in battle. One had the other by the tail and not letting go. Was interesting to see them so intensely fighting that they totally ignored me.
Scincella lateralis, the Ground skink; Lake county, Florida; 02 May 2015. http://phostracks.com.
large skink, but lost his tail - basking
Village Creek Bioblitz
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.