Rainbow Skink

Lampropholis delicata

Summary 2

The Delicate Skink,Dark-flecked Garden Sun Skink or Garden Skink (Lampropholis delicata) is a skink of the subfamily Lygosominae, originally from Eastern Australia. In its native range and in New Zealand it is also known as the Rainbow Skink, which elsewhere usually refers to the African Trachylepis margaritifera, also a member of the Lygosominae.

Sources and Credits

  1. (c) Caleb Slemmons, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2042/3831605291_12e43d164b.jpg
  2. (c) Wikipedia, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lampropholis_delicata

More Info

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