Burton's Legless Lizard
Burton's Legless Lizard
Burton's Legless Lizard (Lialis burtonis)Class: Animal (Animalia) - Chordate (Chordata) - Reptile (Reptilia)
Order: Scaled Reptile (Squamata)
Family: Flap-footed Lizard (Pygopodidae)
Species: Burton's Legless Lizard (Lialis burtonis)
This Photo:     Tongue
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)

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