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

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Recent observations

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What

Little Brown Skink Scincella lateralis

Observer

cyoung

Date

March 28, 2014 10:59 PM CDT

Description

S. lateralis specimen found under rock roughly 80 meters from swamp on the campus of Jarvis Christian College in Hawkins Texas. Cool night, roughly 55 degrees.

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Little Brown Skink Scincella lateralis

Observer

cyoung

Date

February 27, 2014 03:45 PM CST

Description

S. lateralis specimen found under rock on the grounds of the Brackenridge Field Laboratory at the University of Texas at Austin. Mildly warm day, roughly 65-70 degrees, sunny with some clouds.

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Little Brown Skink Scincella lateralis

Observer

botanygirl

Date

April 6, 2014 03:16 PM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Little Brown Skink Scincella lateralis

Observer

botanygirl

Date

April 6, 2014 02:48 PM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Little Brown Skink Scincella lateralis

Observer

calopteryx

Date

April 13, 2014

Description

Scincella lateralis.

William and Mary Campus, Williamsburg City, VA

13 April 2014

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What

Ground Skink Scincella lateralis

Observer

loarie

Date

April 6, 2014 02:19 PM PDT

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Little Brown Skink Scincella lateralis

Observer

ctravis

Date

April 8, 2014

Description

Appeared gravid.

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What

Ground Skink Scincella lateralis

Observer

loarie

Date

April 6, 2014 11:09 AM PDT

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Little Brown Skink Scincella lateralis

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ctravis

Date

March 30, 2014 05:37 PM CDT

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Little Brown Skink Scincella lateralis

Observer

tommyd

Date

April 5, 2014 01:26 PM CDT

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Ground Skink Scincella lateralis

Observer

awinslett

Date

April 5, 2014

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Little Brown Skink Scincella lateralis

Observer

nicholaswsharp

Date

April 6, 2014 08:18 AM 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.