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Mountain Skink (Plestiodon callicephalus)

Created: March 14th, 2014 - 09:44 PM
Last Modified: March 15th, 2014 - 09:54 AM
Entered by: Terrence Cox
Record 176913
Country:
United States
State:
Arizona
County:
Santa Cruz County
Time:
2014-03-13 14:46:00
Qty:
1
Age:
Adult
Sex:
--
Method:
Rock flipping
Habitat:
ravine in mtns
Body Temperature:
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Air Temperature:
78.00F
Ground Temperature:
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Humidity:
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Sky Conditions:
Partly Cloudy
Moon Phase:
Full Moon
Elevation:
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Barometric Pressure:
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Notes

The ravine habitat had lots of leaf litter. About the 4K elevation. Second specimen. Collected for better photos and observations. Will release at collecting location soon. These lizards are very squirmy in the field and difficult to photograph.

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Comments

Posted by Terrence Cox on Mar 15, 2014 at 09:07 AM

Thanks, Ben. We need to check out those Gilbert's again someday... :)

Posted by Benjamin Jones on Mar 15, 2014 at 09:01 AM

Now there's something you don't see every day. Awesome!