Prehensile-Tailed Skink

Prehensile-Tailed Skink

This skink gets its name from its tail which can be used curl around objects such as branches for balance.This is the only known species of skink with a prehensile, or grasping, tail.

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Saturday, August 22 | 10 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Free with paid admission or zoo membership

Celebrate Asian culture and honor the zoo’s magnificent Asian elephants. Enjoy elephant demonstrations, cultural performances, games and activity stations for all ages. 

Presented in partnership with the Syracuse University South Asia Center and the Southeast Asia Program at Cornell University.

Event Schedule

(Schedule subject to change)

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Asian Elephant Extravaganza is made possible with funds from the Decentralization Program, a regrant program of the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature and administered by CNY Arts.

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