Red-Eyed Crocodile Skinks
Red-eyed Crocodile Skinks


Park Names: Toothless and Sisu
Scientific name: Tiliqua scincoides
Family: Scincidae
Classification: Reptilia

Place of Origin: New Guinea
Lifespan : 5-12 years
Body size: 4 inches long
Diet: Insects
Habitat: Tropical Rainforest

Fun Facts

  • Red-Eyed Crocodile Skinks love high Humidity.
  • These Skinks are very shy and will run away from a potential fight.
  • Skinks prefer to be closer to the ground only climbing low logs to escape predators.

Conservation Status

Least Concern

Annual Cost of Care

The cost to care for this animal per year is $100.

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