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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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andrewdavies9000

Date

March 4, 2015

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Little Brown Skink Scincella lateralis

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gtsalmon

Date

June 1, 2012 08:36 AM CDT

Description

Juvenile imaged in a 3.5 oz Solo cup. Found in yard. Imaged only. Already regenerated tail? GTS 1278.

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Little Brown Skink Scincella lateralis

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confrench33

Date

February 21, 2015 03:10 PM CST

Description

Active in leaf litter under a palmetto. Undisturbed by my presence.

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Little Brown Skink Scincella lateralis

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toby

Date

February 11, 2015 09:46 AM CST

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Little Brown Skink Scincella lateralis

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lauramorganclark

Date

February 15, 2015 11:09 AM CST

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Little Brown Skink Scincella lateralis

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sambiology

Date

February 15, 2015

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Little Brown Skink Scincella lateralis

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jameswbeck

Date

December 22, 2009

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Ground Skink Scincella lateralis

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johnkarges

Date

January 15, 2015

Description

Adult ground skink beneath log in San Bernard River floodplain forest.
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Ground Skink Scincella lateralis

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royaltyler

Date

January 17, 2015 02:05 PM CST

Description

Little brown or ground skink

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Little Brown Skink Scincella lateralis

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hydaticus

Date

December 24, 2014

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Little Brown Skink Scincella lateralis

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toby

Date

November 29, 2014 09:56 AM CST

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Ground Skink Scincella lateralis

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texasherps

Date

October 25, 2014 02:20 PM CDT

Description

Conditions were clear (27.8C, 31% humidity). Skink was found on small tree next to the Turkey Creek trail. Skink was active before it was caught and photographed.

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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.