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The largest skink species, the Solomon Island skink is unique among skinks for its arboreal and herbivorous lifestyle. It uses its muscular legs and sharp claws to climb trees as a prehensile tail grasps branches and limbs while foraging for leaves at night.

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Length: 2.3 to 2.7 ft

Weight: Up to 1.7 lbs

Habitat: Tropical rainforest

Diet: Leaves

Range: Solomon Island (Pacific Ocean)

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  1. http://cincinnatizoo.org/blog/animals/solomon-island-skink/
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