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Five-lined Skink

Plestiodon fasciatus


small lizard about 5". possibly a skink?


crevices and walls, also around bushes and under house


moves very quickly

1 Species ID Suggestions

AshleyT 8 years ago
Five-lined Skink
Plestiodon fasciatus Common Five-lined Skink

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1 Comment

AshleyT 8 years ago

This guy has lost his juvenile blue tail, and soon the stripes will start to fade and as an adult male he will have a red head and gray-tan body.

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Poquoson, Virginia, USA

Spotted on Sep 4, 2013
Submitted on Sep 4, 2013

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