Marbled skink

Marbled skink

Marbled skink

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Oligosoma oliveri

The marbled skink (Oligosoma oliveri ) is a species of skink in the family Scincidae. The species is endemic to New Zealand.

Animal name origin

The specific name, oliveri, is in honor of New Zealand ornithologist Walter Oliver.

Distribution

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Marbled skink habitat map

Biome

Marbled skink habitat map

Habits and Lifestyle

Lifestyle

Diet and Nutrition

Mating Habits

O. oliveri is viviparous.

References

1. Marbled skink Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marbled_skink
2. Marbled skink on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/6012/12307147

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