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Wildlife: Does anyone know what kind of skink this is?

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TheHackster
Columbus, GA
(Zone 8a)

August 9, 2012
12:02 AM

Post #9235184

I see it frequently and it is fast.

Hack

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KyWoods
Melbourne, KY
(Zone 6a)

December 16, 2012
9:53 AM

Post #9359835

Hi, Hack! That is a five-lined skink. We have them here in northern KY, too. The young ones have a bright blue tail. I discovered a large adult under my parents' coffee table a few years ago (they live in the middle of the woods) and I felt terrible when he lost his tail as I tried to catch him. Yep, they're fast! I did manage to catch him under a clothes basket and release him back outside.

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