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For my 2500th spotting, I choose the Five-lined Skink, the only species of lizard native to Ontario. Juveniles have a bright blue tail, which fades to dull brown as they mature. Adults sun themselves with their front legs raised up with just their belly touching the wood, as seen in the second photo.
I had been searching for the Five-lined Skink for years. I finally found them during my second visit to Point Pelee National Park. There were actually at least half a dozen of them all over the boardwalk and walls of an old farmhouse in the park.