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 Post subject: Skink: Karasburg Tree (Trachylepis sparsa)
Unread postPosted: Thu Feb 07, 2008 2:35 pm 
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I am just as useless with lizards..can anybody help out with this one? I took the photo in KTP
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Unread postPosted: Mon Apr 07, 2008 2:32 pm 
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michele nel wrote:
I am just as useless with lizards..can anybody help out with this one? I took the photo in KTP
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Michele, i would say that this is a Karasburg Tree Skink - Trachylepis sparsa
Saw quite a number of them all over KTP in December.

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Thanks Jakkelsbessie :clap: ....I guess I need to invest in a reptile book!

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 Post subject: Skink: Karasburg Tree (Trachylepis sparsa)
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Can anyone help with ID for these two critters (I think they are skinks?) seen in KTP in February 2010?

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 Post subject: Re: ID help needed for lizard
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Can anyone help with ID for these two critters (I think they are skinks?) seen in KTP in February 2010?

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Hi arks,

It is a Karasburg Tree Skink - Trachylepis sparsa :wink:

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