Burton's Legless Lizard
Inland Carpet Snake
Burton's Legless Lizard (Lialis burtonis)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Chordates (Chordata) - Reptiles (Reptilia)
Order: Scaled Reptiles (Squamata)
Family: Flap-footed Lizard (Pygopodidae)
Species: Burton's Legless Lizard (Lialis burtonis)
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Other name: Burton's Snake-lizard

Ref: "A Complete Guide to Reptiles of Australia", 2nd Ed. Wilson & Swan. Page 128.
General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee, SA), and elsewhere

Copyright © 2013- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 08-Sep-2013
This species is classed as LC (Least Concern) in the Murray Mallee, SA, by DENR (Regional Species Status Assessments, July 2010)