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    • Great Plains Skink
  • Scientific Names
    • Plestiodon obsoletus
    • Eumeces obsoletus
    • Lamprosaurus guttulatus
    • Plestiodon obsoletum
  • English
    • Great Plains Skink
  • Spanish
    • eslizón de la Gran Planicie

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Great Plains Skink Plestiodon obsoletus

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jhbarry

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April 25, 2015 08:37 PM EDT

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Great Plains Skink Plestiodon obsoletus

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vatechjoenco

Date

July 9, 2016 07:03 PM MDT

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Basking in road before running off to side...adult (I.e. Big)

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Great Plains Skink Plestiodon obsoletus

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fg2hummingbirds

Date

July 9, 2016 03:15 PM MDT

Description

A large, sleek (and fast-moving) adult - a new herp for our yard list.

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Great Plains Skink Plestiodon obsoletus

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mikaelb

Date

July 2, 2016 08:47 PM CDT

Description

Taken on day 2 of camping trip to Guadalupe Mountains National Park, at our camp site.

This Great Plains Skink was surprisingly unshy and came out of hiding three times while we were hanging around the camp site in the early evening. It even climbed up one of the tents!

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Great Plains Skink Plestiodon obsoletus

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russellm08

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June 27, 2016 11:55 AM CDT

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Great Plains Skink Plestiodon obsoletus

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tjsonger16

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June 25, 2016 11:43 AM CDT

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Great Plains Skink Plestiodon obsoletus

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herpsofnm

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August 13, 2012 11:09 AM CDT

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gregory7

Date

May 20, 2016 11:25 AM MDT

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Great Plains Skink Plestiodon obsoletus

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cullen

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May 28, 2016 05:22 PM CDT

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Great Plains Skink Plestiodon obsoletus

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liapun312

Date

May 25, 2016 01:05 PM CDT

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Great Plains Skink Plestiodon obsoletus

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thomas_belford

Date

May 25, 2016 10:30 PM CDT

Description

Single specimen observed beneath a piece of tin.

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Great Plains Skink Plestiodon obsoletus

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romeyswanson

Date

May 24, 2016 09:12 PM CDT

Description

Alive on road. ~20 cm

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Description from Wikipedia

The Great Plains skink (Plestiodon obsoletus) is a species of lizard endemic to North America.

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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.
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