Peter’s Banded Skink
Peter’s Banded Skinks are lizards found in a limited region in Africa. They are known for their bright coloration and are popular as house pets.
|Scientific Name||Scincopus fasciatus|
|Length/Size||8 to 10.5 inches|
|Body Coloration||Light yellowish orange body with 8 black to dark brown horizontal patches from head to tail tip|
|Range/Distribution||Sahel Desert region in Northern Africa|
|Habitat||Dry sandy and rocky areas|
|Diet/Food||Omnivorous diet, from insects and arthropods to leafy greens|
|Mode of Reproduction||Oviparous|
|IUCN Conservation Status||Data Deficient|
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Published on January 16th 2019 by staff under Skinks. Article was last reviewed on 10th January 2019.
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