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Skink- lizard

Habitat:

Rocky walls in towns that get a LOT of sunshine, loves places to hide.

Notes:

We usually have so many of these guys in spring, now by summer there are a very few (in comparison left).



1 species ID suggestions

Wall lizard - Fali gyík
Podarcis muralis

11 Comments

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 7 years ago

Oh..thanks for sharing local names. Use this local name in your language and English International name.

CikraVajnai
CikraVajnai 7 years ago

we call them "gyik" (means lizard) or "geko" as i mentioned.

CikraVajnai
CikraVajnai 7 years ago

we call them "gyik" (means lizard) or "geko" as i mentioned.

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 7 years ago

One more thing please mention Local name along with International name. This will help to everyone to know world wide names of common Organisms.

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 7 years ago

You can find exact specie of this Skink from below mentioned links Genera(specie groups) list
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Skink

CikraVajnai
CikraVajnai 7 years ago

Edited! Thanks for your help :D

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 7 years ago

Gecko is household small lizard, outdoor lizards are different than Gecko, this is outdoor wild lizard kind of Skink.

CikraVajnai
CikraVajnai 7 years ago

ok...not a gheko then? We call them "geko" in Hungarian...so i just assumed that's right. So what should I correct it to?

Hema
Hema 7 years ago

That explains!

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 7 years ago

Its Skink

Hema
Hema 7 years ago

Very streamlined body!

Budapest, Közép-Magyarország, Hungary

Lat: 47.52, Long: 19.01

Spotted on Jul 19, 2011
Submitted on Jul 19, 2011

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