Scincella


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a reptile genus of Scincidae

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Predator escape success in tailed versus tailless Scincella lateralis (Suaria: Scincidae).
Watson (2004) indicated that these resource deficits affect the recovery of Scincella lateralis, a small skink that directly depends on both leaf litter and associated invertebrate fauna.
Only ground skinks, Scincella lateralis, and Texas brown snakes, Storeria dekayi, were more common in oil pump plots.
laticeps, and Scincella lateralis-- whereas two were not found--Cnemidophorus sexlineatus and Plestiodon inexpectatus.
A new species of Scincella (Squamata: Scincidae) from the Cuatro Cienegas basin, Coahuila, Mexico.
Four genera (Anolis, Eumeces, Scincella, and Sceloporus) and six different species of lizards were captured during this investigation, represented by one species of anole, four species of skinks, and one species of fence lizard (Table I).
Two of the lizards, the green anole Anolis carolinensis and eastern fence lizard tended to be arboreal species and the other, the little brown skink Scincella lateralis, was terrestrial.
Jan Feb Mnr Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Amphibians Act is 0 0 1 1 2 35 6 0 10 6 3 crepitans Rana catesbeiana 0 0 0 1 0 19 15 3 7 6 0 Bufo valliceps 0 2 8 15 5 35 14 1 3 17 2 Bufo houstonensis 1 12 20 10 1 1 0 0 0 3 0 Scaphiopits 1 2 1 21 24 67 38 2 12 30 2 hurterii Rana sphenocephala 1 11 3 33 15 67 36 2 54 90 10 Lizards Scincella 0 1 10 14 10 1 4 0 0 3 1 lateralis Cnemiclophorus 0 0 2 175 331 181 120 132 96 35 27 sexlineatus Sceloporus 3 4 37 132 167 85 54 51 101 72 39 comobrinus Dec Amphibians Act is 2 crepitans Rana catesbeiana 0 Bufo valliceps 6 Bufo houstonensis 0 Scaphiopits 5 hurterii Rana sphenocephala 7 Lizards Scincella 0 lateralis Cnemiclophorus 2 sexlineatus Sceloporus 5 comobrinus
laticeps (6), Sceloporus undulatus (1), Scincella lateralis (36) Turtles Chelydra serpentina (22), Deirochelys reticularia (11), Kinosternon baurii (4), K.
Para el Cerro El Potosi, sin mencionar el gradiente altitudinal en el que fueron colectadas, se encuentran preservadas en la coleccion herpetologica del Laboratorio de Herpetologia, Facultad de Ciencias Biologicas, UANL, las especies : Chiropterotriton priscus, Lithobates berlandieri, Barisia imbricata ciliaris, Gerrhonotus infernalis, Sceloporus grammicus disparilis, Sceloporus jarrovi minor, Scincella silvicola caudaequinae y Natrix valida valida ahora llamada Thamnophis valudis validus (Liner 2007) incrementandose a 11 las especies presentes para el Cerro el Potosi.
Using pair-wise choice trials within a controlled environment, preference of substrate typically available after a burn by Scincella lateralis was determined.
One-way Single- double- Species funnel funnel Amphibians Acris crepitans 0 1 Bufo valliceps 5 4 Gastrophryne olivaceus 0 5 Rana catesbeiana 4 5 Rana sphenocephala 0 2 Scaphiopus holbrookii 0 1 Scaphiopus hurteri 2 0 Total 11 18 Reptiles Agkistrodon contortrix 4 0 Coluber constrictor 1 4 Elaphe obsoleta 1 2 Nerodia rhombifer 0 3 Thamnophis proximus 1 11 Cnemidophorus 3 0 sexlineatus Sceloporus olivaceus 1 2 Sceloporus undulatus 2 12 Scincella lateralis 0 5 Total 13 39 Mammals Sigmodon hispidus 8 19 Total herpetofauna 24 57 Total vertebrates 32 76
Taxon ATV Non-ATV Control Total Class Amphibia Order Caudata Ambystoma opacum 1 0 0 1 Ambystoma texanum 10 13 7 30 Order Anura Rana utricularia 10 5 8 23 Class Reptilia Order Squamata Eumeces fasciatus 26 31 37 94 Eumeces laticeps 10 4 12 26 Scincella lateralis 42 32 42 116 Agkistrodon piscivorus 5 5 3 13 Agkistrodon contortrix 3 3 0 6 Pantherophis obsoleta 0 1 0 1 Farancia abacura 1 0 0 1 Lampropeltis getula 1 0 1 2 Nerodia erythrogaster 11 12 10 33 Nerodia fasciata 2 0 2 4 Nerodia rhombifer 0 2 0 2 Storeria dekayi 5 2 3 10 Thamnophis proximus 11 14 16 41 Total Individuals 138 124 141 403 Total Species 14 12 11 16
tetragrammus (Baird 1858) N Mabuya unimarginata Taylor 1956 N X Scincella silvicola (Taylor 1937) Pr E X Sphenomorphus assatus (Cope 1864) N X X S.
Species found principally in or near wooded habitats included Hyla chrysoscelis, Scincella lateralis, Agkistrodon contortrix, Storeria dekayi and Elaphe obsoleta.