Classification
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All Names

  • 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

Observer

connorj

Date

March 30, 2015 02:03 PM CDT

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Little Brown Skink Scincella lateralis

Observer

krstldwn

Date

March 30, 2015 12:08 AM CDT

Description

About 6 inches long in the grasses near the concrete at the Texas Buckeye Trail.

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Little Brown Skink Scincella lateralis

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twisniewski

Date

March 27, 2015 04:14 PM CDT

Description

Observed a little brown skink running up to a tree, we tried to catch it but its tail fell off.

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Ground Skink Scincella lateralis

Observer

scottabos

Date

March 24, 2015

Description

Larger skink that dropped it's tail

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Ground Skink Scincella lateralis

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scottabos

Date

March 24, 2015

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Little Brown Skink Scincella lateralis

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krancmm

Date

March 23, 2015 10:22 AM CDT

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Ground Skink Scincella lateralis

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dealfarms

Date

March 19, 2015 11:49 AM CDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Little Brown Skink Scincella lateralis

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mjcasarez

Date

March 22, 2015 02:00 PM CDT

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little brown skink Scincella lateralis

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sambiology

Date

March 22, 2015

Description

Found under a large log.

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Little Brown Skink Scincella lateralis

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timbir5

Date

March 21, 2015 07:37 AM CDT

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tchristensen

Date

March 17, 2015

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Little Brown Skink Scincella lateralis

Observer

hannahgerke

Date

March 19, 2015 09:26 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.