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African striped skink

Trachylepis striata

Description:

Some 22 to 25 cm in length, including tail. Brown-green with two yellowish stripes running lengthwise.

Habitat:

Seen in a garden in central Harare - very green garden.

Notes:

Thanks to Brian for the help with ID.

1 species ID suggestions

Brian38
Brian38 6 months ago
African striped skink
Trachylepis striata Trachylepis striata - Wikipedia

3 Comments

AshleyT
AshleyT 5 months ago

Your spotting has been nominated for the Spotting of the Week. The winner will be chosen by the Project Noah Rangers based on a combination of factors including: uniqueness of the shot, status of the organism (for example, rare or endangered), quality of the information provided in the habitat and description sections. There is a subjective element, of course; the spotting with the highest number of Ranger votes is chosen. Congratulations on being nominated!

DanielePralong
DanielePralong 6 months ago

Hi Zlatan!

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Zlatan Celebic
Zlatan Celebic 6 months ago

Thank you Brian, for help in IDing this beauty

Harare, Harare Province, Zimbabwe

Lat: -17.83, Long: 31.05

Spotted on Jan 12, 2018
Submitted on Jan 12, 2018

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