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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Baja California Legless Lizard Anniella geronimensis

Observer

yelloturtle3

Date

April 22, 2016 10:59 AM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

What

San Diegan Legless Lizard Anniella stebbinsi

Observer

cdegroof

Date

April 9, 2016 09:16 AM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Decaying

Photos / Sounds

What

Northern Legless Lizard Anniella pulchra

Observer

tiwane

Date

March 28, 2016 11:25 AM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Been wanting to see one of these Northern Legless Lizards years and finally hit paydirt today!

Photos / Sounds

What

Northern Legless Lizard Anniella pulchra

Observer

robberfly

Date

March 28, 2016 11:26 AM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

A fantastic target for @twane today. Saw 3 today. Never saw it before.

Photos / Sounds

What

San Diegan Legless Lizard Anniella stebbinsi

Observer

cadentaylor15

Date

March 26, 2016 02:43 PM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Northern Legless Lizard Anniella pulchra

Observer

jorgehvaldez

Date

March 25, 2016 01:31 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

San Diegan Legless Lizard Anniella stebbinsi

Date

February 12, 2016 11:08 AM PST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

What

San Diegan Legless Lizard Anniella stebbinsi

Observer

cdegroof

Date

February 12, 2016 11:16 AM PST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Temperature was mid 80's and sunny.

Photos / Sounds

What

San Diegan Legless Lizard Anniella stebbinsi

Observer

j_mcgowan

Date

February 12, 2016

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

A surprising find of a California Legless Lizard that we found under a coverboard within a still moist creek bed that is well shaded by a grove of Live Oak trees, on a warm (80+ degree F), sunny morning.

Photos / Sounds

What

San Diegan Legless Lizard Anniella stebbinsi

Observer

cdegroof

Date

January 23, 2016 11:00 AM PST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

What

San Diegan Legless Lizard Anniella stebbinsi

Observer

dpalmeri

Date

November 23, 2015

Description

Found under a rock on an open trail in chaparral (sugarbush, scrub oak, chamise) Young - approximately 5.0 cm SVL. Very dark specimen!

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

San Diegan Legless Lizard Anniella stebbinsi

Observer

joehogg

Date

November 4, 2015

Place

home (Google, OSM)

Description

10:45 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

1 specimen

No photo. The lizard was moving too fast to take a photo. Found under a stone, it quickly moved to litter and an adjacent rock.

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Description from Wikipedia

The family Anniellidae, known as American legless lizards, contains six species in a single genus Anniella: A. pulchra, the California legless lizard, the rare, A. geronimensis, Baja California legless lizard, and four more discovered in 2013.

No range data available.
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