• Photo taken Locality: Cyprus
  • Photo taken by:
    Trichas, A.
  • Photo taken date:
    March 2013
Bridled Skink
Scaled Reptiles
Phrygana diorama

Photo of the Bridled Skink, Trachylepis vittata, a lizard that lives in open sandy or stony soil with little grass or bushy vegetation. It is usually found near water. It can grow up to 22 centimeters long and has a smooth, shiny body with overlapping scales. It feeds primarily on insects and other arthropods.