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Brown Skink


This is the most common disturbed forest lizard that dwell on the forest floor, feeding on ground insects. The move with quick short sprints. It could be about 300 mm (including the tail). This should be a Eutropis species, formerly Mabuya sp.


Forest edge and garden in the hostel area, Tawau Hills Park, Tawau, Sabah, Borneo.


>>>Map accuracy: 10m diameter.

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Tawau, Sabah, Malaysia

Spotted on Jan 24, 2014
Submitted on Jul 25, 2016

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