Trachylepis punctatissima

Trachylepis punctatissima

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Trachylepis punctatissima

Trachylepis punctatissima, commonly called the montane speckled skink or speckled rock skink, is a lizard in the skink family which is widespread in southern Africa. The common and adaptable species occurs in a variety of habitat types at middle to high altitudes. It was for a time treated as a southern race of the African striped skink, T. striata.

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Trachylepis punctatissima habitat map

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Diet and Nutrition

References

1. Trachylepis punctatissima Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Trachylepis_punctatissima
2. Trachylepis punctatissima on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/174137/7021464

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