Having only taken a cursory interest in animal droppings until Tanya presented a talk to our group called ‘the bush detective’; I am now trying to be more observant.
Last weekend I came across the excreta of the common garden skink. I am not going into the
details of why I am so sure that is the reptile it belonged to.
Lizards only have a single opening for both urine and faeces, the cloaca. The white part is urea crystals and the black is the faeces.