Blue Tongue Skink Lizard

The Blue Tongue Skink Lizard is the largest member of the Scincidae(skink) family. These lizards bare their blue tongue to scare away any potential enemies. They eat a wide variety of insects, fruits, flowers and berries. They are native to Australia, and they dwell near the ground. They can grow to 20 inches in length, and their average lifespan is 10-20 years