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    • Alligator Lizards and Legless Lizards
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Recent observations

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What

Southern Alligator Lizard Elgaria multicarinata

Observer

mrbufo

Date

October 14, 2014 08:14 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

San Francisco Alligator Lizard Elgaria coerulea ssp. coerulea

Observer

jmaughn

Date

October 17, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

johnwilliams

Date

April 30, 2010

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

johnwilliams

Date

November 25, 2009

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Alligator lizard (Elgaria multicarinata) Elgaria multicarinata

Observer

pacer

Date

October 10, 2014 03:42 PM PDT

Description

Note: lizard was somewhat slow and easy for me to catch for observation. Weather was hot.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Slow Worm Anguis fragilis

Observer

kierangarbutt

Date

August 24, 2014 02:20 PM SAST

Photos / Sounds

Observer

chamaeleo

Date

September 7, 2014 12:21 PM CEST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Slow worm garden survey 12:21.
Hot house - no longer used.
Camelia tin - 0
6 - now moved to bed/lawn edge. 1 j. 2 sub-adult. 1 F adult.
Wisteria E- 0
Lavender N - 0
Compost N - 4F, 1M
Compost S - 2 adult. 1M, 1F
Lavender S - 1 large dark adult

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Southern Alligator Lizard Elgaria multicarinata

Observer

ladyg

Date

October 8, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Adult: 1

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Southern Alligator Lizard Elgaria multicarinata

Observer

ladyg

Date

October 7, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

1 Baby

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Southern Alligator Lizard Elgaria multicarinata

Observer

ladyg

Date

October 6, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

1 Baby

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Southern Alligator Lizard Elgaria multicarinata

Observer

ebassein

Date

October 10, 2014 04:56 PM PDT

Description

Got caught out in the fig and it looked like it was frozen solid

Photos / Sounds

What

Alligator Lizards Genus Elgaria

Observer

metsa

Date

October 5, 2014 10:32 AM PDT
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Description from Wikipedia

Anguidae is a large and diverse family of lizards native to the northern hemisphere. The group includes the slowworms, glass lizards, and alligator lizards, among others. Anguidae is divided into three subfamilies and contains 94 species in eight genera. They have hard osteoderms beneath their scales, and many of the species have reduced or absent limbs, giving them a snake-like appearance, although others are fully limbed.

No range data available.