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Eutropis multifasciata – Common Sun Skink Location is Bandung, West Java, Indonesia. Alongside a stream and paddy fields.<br />
<figure class="photo"><a href="https://www.jungledragon.com/image/37752/eutropis_multifasciata_common_sun_skink.html" title="Eutropis multifasciata &ndash; Common Sun Skink"><img src="https://s3.amazonaws.com/media.jungledragon.com/images/2784/37752_thumb.JPG?AWSAccessKeyId=05GMT0V3GWVNE7GGM1R2&Expires=1578528010&Signature=bdtGoOx0jyK4HmHt1ojPqMg8%2Bec%3D" width="200" height="200" alt="Eutropis multifasciata &ndash; Common Sun Skink I have counted a dozen spottings of this skink during a two hour bug safari, but they are very shy and cautious, making them very difficult to approach for a decent photograph. But the shear numbers means that I have close to 100 in my collection of images.<br />
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The flanks can be anything from black to red or even yellow. This is not a sex thing, both the sexes carrying the colors. Both genders can carry light colored spots on the flanks, but the female&rsquo;s spots are edged black.<br />
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Location is Bandung, West Java, Indonesia. Alongside a stream and paddy fields.<br />
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Eutropis multifasciata – Common Sun Skink

Location is Bandung, West Java, Indonesia. Alongside a stream and paddy fields.

Eutropis multifasciata – Common Sun Skink I have counted a dozen spottings of this skink during a two hour bug safari, but they are very shy and cautious, making them very difficult to approach for a decent photograph. But the shear numbers means that I have close to 100 in my collection of images.<br />
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The flanks can be anything from black to red or even yellow. This is not a sex thing, both the sexes carrying the colors. Both genders can carry light colored spots on the flanks, but the female’s spots are edged black.<br />
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Location is Bandung, West Java, Indonesia. Alongside a stream and paddy fields.<br />
http://www.jungledragon.com/image/37753/eutropis_multifasciata_common_sun_skink.html<br />
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The East Indian Brown Mabuya , also known as Many-lined Sun Skink, Many-striped Skink, Common Sun Skink or as "golden skink", is a species of skink.

Similar species: Scaled Reptiles
Species identified by Vodkaman
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By Vodkaman

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Uploaded Apr 12, 2016. Captured Jan 3, 2013 10:28 in Jl. Lavender No.8, Ciwaruga, Parongpong, Kabupaten Bandung Barat, Jawa Barat, Indonesia.
  • NIKON D7000
  • f/8.0
  • 1/200s
  • ISO400
  • 105mm