AUSTRALIAN REPTILE PHOTOS, DISTRIBUTION MAPS AND INFORMATION
This site covers Snakes and Lizards, Crocodiles and Turtles, including Colubrid snakes, Pythons, Elapids (called Cobras or Coral Snakes in some countries), Sea Snakes, File Snakes, Blind (or Worm) Snakes, Sea Turtles, Freshwater Turtles (or Tortoises) Dragon Lizards (Agamas), Gecko's, Legless Lizards, Monitor Lizards (often called Goanna's in Australia), Skinks and Crocodilia.
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Burton's Legless Lizard
The young Burtons legless lizard in the 2 photos above was found between Millmerran and Inglewood in Qld.
This specimen is from Mt. Carbine, Qld
Burtons legless lizards are widespread and very variable in pattern. They are often found crossing the road at night.
They occur in many types of country and in desert areas they often live in spinifex bushes (Triodia).
Their main diet is small lizards.
Updated September 15, 2018