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Rhode Island's not big, but now it can brag a lizard (maybe)

Apr. 28, 2020 5:07 PM EDT

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — The smallest state has some big news, if you're a biologist: its first lizard. A five-lined skink discovered on Earth Day in Rhode Island is not native to the state, meaning there might be a population here, excited scientists said. “This is a huge deal. It’s very rare...