The Sleepy Lizard (Tiliqua rugosa) is a large omnivorous skink that is endemic to southern Australia (Cogger 2014). These lizards usually feed on the leaves, flowers, and/or fruit of a variety of plants and will also opportunistically feed on invertebrates, small vertebrates, and carrion (Yeatman 1988; Henle 1990; Dubas and Bull 1991). Herein we describe two instances of adult Sleepy Lizards feeding on plants not previously as part of their diet...
- Sleepy lizard
- Tiliqua rugosa