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    • American Legless Lizards
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    • Anniellidae

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Northern Legless Lizard Anniella pulchra

Observer

cbornstein

Date

August 15, 2015 08:23 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Northern Legless Lizard Anniella pulchra

Observer

rjadams55

Date

April 19, 2014

Description

Found at night above ground in a gravel parking area surrounded by gardens and expansive oak woodlands.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

San Diegan Legless Lizard Anniella stebbensi

Observer

blackpearl

Date

April 26, 2015

Description

Southern California Legless Lizard

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

San Diegan Legless Lizard Anniella stebbensi

Observer

dean_leavitt

Date

June 7, 2015 01:54 PM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

San Diegan Legless Lizard Anniella stebbensi

Observer

dean_leavitt

Date

June 7, 2015 01:43 PM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

What

San Diegan Legless Lizard Anniella stebbensi

Observer

rsendejas

Date

April 6, 2015 10:27 AM PDT

Description

Found this buddy while gardening

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

San Diegan Legless Lizard Anniella stebbensi

Observer

cwbrown

Date

March 14, 2010 03:26 PM PDT

Description

Found in backyard

Photos / Sounds

What

North American Legless Lizards Genus Anniella

Observer

john8

Date

May 17, 2015 07:10 PM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Found by my mom while we were moving rocks in our backyard in La Crescenta, CA.

Photos / Sounds

What

Bakersfield Legless Lizard Anniella grinelli

Observer

jerrywinkle

Date

May 8, 2015 04:25 PM PDT

Description

Temp: 73* F
Wind: W.N.W.->E.S.E. 4 MPH
Cloudy, Overcast
Humidity: 51%
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Location: former swamp site with
20%/Aggregate-40% decaying vegetation-40% sand/iron rich soil
Squamate appeared from an exposed burrow and entered a different burrow located 16" away.

Note: Squamate possibly searching for mate or feeding offspring.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

North American Legless Lizards Genus Anniella

Observer

clifechris

Date

May 3, 2015 07:59 PM PDT

Description

Two found in my garden every year

Photos / Sounds

What

Northern Legless Lizard Anniella pulchra

Observer

clifechris

Date

May 3, 2015 02:30 PM PDT

Description

Leg less lizard

Photos / Sounds

What

Northern Legless Lizard Anniella pulchra

Observer

markae

Date

December 18, 2014 04:47 PM PST

Place

Mark Elvin (Google, OSM)

Description

In coastal dune scrub with sandy soils at north edge of Guadalupe Dunes between Santa Maria River and Oso Flaco Creek. Day had been sunny and ca.75 deg F. Found at dusk, ca. 65 d. F

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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.