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    • Amphisbaenians
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    • Amphisbaenia
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    • Culebrillas ciegas

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Recent observations

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What

Darwin's Ringed Worm Lizard Amphisbaena darwini

Observer

nicoolejnik

Date

July 11, 2009

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What

Culebrilla de María Blanus mariae

Observer

valter

Date

October 27, 2012 07:14 PM WEST

Description

Location: Europe > Portugal > Algarve

Date Photo Taken: October 27, 2012

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What

Checkerboard Worm Lizard Trogonophis wiegmanni

Observer

hcuohc

Date

April 19, 2015

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What

Short Worm Lizard Pachycalamus brevis

Observer

sindic

Date

the past

Place

Sokotra (Google, OSM)

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What

Darwin's Ringed Worm Lizard Amphisbaena darwini

Observer

nicoolejnik

Date

February 6, 2011

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What

Amphisbaenians Suborder Amphisbaenia

Observer

josecastro10

Date

the past

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What

Iberian Worm Lizard Blanus cinereus

Observer

sindic

Date

August 15, 1988

Place

Plasencia (Google, OSM)

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What

Checkerboard Worm Lizard Trogonophis wiegmanni

Observer

sindic

Date

April 23, 2002

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

MCCI-R1079

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Observer

sindic

Date

April 22, 2002

Description

MCCI-R1085

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What

Darwin's Ringed Worm Lizard Amphisbaena darwini

Observer

nicoolejnik

Date

November 1, 2012

Description

Found dead during a flooding.

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What

Iberian Worm Lizard Blanus cinereus

Observer

cesarpollo5

Date

July 14, 1988

Place

Tábara (Google, OSM)

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What

Iberian Worm Lizard Blanus cinereus

Observer

cesarpollo5

Date

July 20, 2000

Place

Valderas (Google, OSM)

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Description from Wikipedia

Amphisbaenia (called amphisbaenians or worm lizards) is a group of usually legless squamates, comprising over 180 extant species. Amphisbaenians are characterized by long bodies, reduction or loss of the limbs, and rudimentary eyes. As many species possess a pink body coloration and scales arranged in rings, they have a superficial resemblance to earthworms. All are limbless except for Bipes, which retains forelimbs. Although superficially similar to the snakes and Dibamidae, recent phylogenetic studies suggest that they...

No range data available.