Did you know?
This is the only species of skink with a prehensile tail (that can be used to help climb) and that it is completely herbivorous!
Tropical rainforest in the Solomon Islands of the South Pacific
32 inches (half is tail)
Up to 15 years
Leaves, shoots, fruits and flowers
1-4 live young are born after a 6-7 month gestation
Clear cutting of the rainforest; slow reproductive rate and illegal pet trade