Lizards in West Virginia

There are only six lizard species in West Virginia, most of them skinks. The other lizards in the state are the six-lined racerunner and the northern fence lizard.

Lizards in West Virginia

Lizards of West Virginia


  • Broad-headed Skink
  • Northern Coal Skink
  • Common Five-lined Skink
  • Little Brown Skink

Spiny Lizards

  • Northern Fence Lizard


  • Six-lined Racerunner

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