Peter’s Banded Skink
Peter’s Banded Skinks make calm pets; their temperament has been compared to the bearded dragon. They are simple to care for, making them an excellent reptile for beginners.
Other Animal Facts
Yellow with black spots
Needs a basking spot of 115-125°F, with the cool side of the cage about 85°F
Peter’s Banded Skinks can be quite friendly, and tolerate a lot of handling.
Eats insects, vegetables, and fresh greens.
House alone or in small groups in a roomy cage, with lots of hiding spots and substrate to burrow in.
Size & Lifespan
Adults are 8-10 inches in length. Can live 15-20 years.