Lialis burtonis

Lialis burtonis

Lialis burtonis

(Burton’s Legless Lizard)

FAMILY

Pygopodidae

Species

Lialis burtonis

Common name

Burton’s Legless Lizard

Main colour(s)

Cream, grey, brown, black

Body size

Snout to vent 29 cm, total to 102 cm

Campus

Townsville

Description

This lizard is common around the area, body colour varies from cream to grey to brown and occasionally black, sometimes stripes or spots are present. The snout is long and wedge-shaped, tail cylindrical.

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