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Burton's Legless Lizard
Lialis burtonis

Burton's Legless Lizard Lialis burtonis

Burton's Legless Lizard

The young Burton's Legless Lizard Lialis burtonis in the 2 photos above was found between Millmerran and Inglewood in Qld.


Burton's Legless Lizard -  Lialis burtonis 
Burton's Legless Lizard Lialis burtonis

  Burton's Legless Lizard -  Lialis burtonis map
Approximate distribution of Burton's Legless Lizard Lialis burtonis

Burton's Legless Lizard -  Lialis burtonis
Burton's Legless Lizard Lialis burtonis

Burton's Legless Lizard -  Lialis burtonis
Burton's Legless Lizard Lialis burtonis


.Burton's Legless Lizard -  Lialis burtonis
This specimen of Burton's Legless Lizard Lialis burtonis is from Mt. Carbine, Qld

Burton's Legless Lizards Lialis burtonis are widespread and very variable in pattern. They are frequently found crossing the road at night.

They occur in many types of country and in desert areas they often live in spinifex bushes (Triodia).

The main diet of Burton's Legless Lizard Lialis burtonis is small lizards.

LINKS OF INTEREST

Click here for a complete list of Australian Legless Lizards

Click here for a complete list of Legless Lizards found in South Australia 


Click here for a complete list of Legless Lizards found in the ACT 


Click here for more information about Australian Legless Lizards

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