Garden Sun-skink

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Garden Sun-skink
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Backyard Creatures, Native Animals

The Garden Sun-skink (Lampropholis delicata), also known as the Delicate Garden Skink, is a small, sun loving lizard. It is just 8cm in length from snout to tail. It is flecked dark brown to bronze above with a pale stripe running from its shoulder down the length of its body. It is active during the day and night and is commonly seen in gardens foraging for insects in leaf litter, lawn, rockeries and debris.