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Recent observations

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What

Zarudnyi s Worm Lizard Diplometopon zarudnyi

Observer

roberto_sindaco

Date

the past

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

"Cog?lniceanu, D., A. M. Castilla, et al. (2013). A preliminary report on the distribution of lizards in Qatar. Zookeys 373: 67-91."

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Zarudnyi s Worm Lizard Diplometopon zarudnyi

Observer

roberto_sindaco

Date

the past

Description

"Cog?lniceanu, D., A. M. Castilla, et al. (2013). A preliminary report on the distribution of lizards in Qatar. Zookeys 373: 67-91."

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No photos or sounds

What

Zarudnyi s Worm Lizard Diplometopon zarudnyi

Observer

roberto_sindaco

Date

the past

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

"Cog?lniceanu, D., A. M. Castilla, et al. (2013). A preliminary report on the distribution of lizards in Qatar. Zookeys 373: 67-91."

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No photos or sounds

What

Zarudnyi s Worm Lizard Diplometopon zarudnyi

Observer

roberto_sindaco

Date

the past

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

"Cog?lniceanu, D., A. M. Castilla, et al. (2013). A preliminary report on the distribution of lizards in Qatar. Zookeys 373: 67-91."

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No photos or sounds

What

Zarudnyi s Worm Lizard Diplometopon zarudnyi

Observer

roberto_sindaco

Date

the past

Description

"Alshammari A.H., Ibrahim A.A. 2015. Reptiles of the Ha'il Region in Saudi Arabia. Herpetological Conservation and Biology 10(3):1021-1029"

Photos / Sounds

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What

Five-toed Worm Lizard Bipes biporus

Observer

ppluxo

Date

December 20, 2014 01:28 PM MST

Description

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

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What

Checkerboard Worm Lizard Trogonophis wiegmanni

Observer

aville

Date

April 19, 2015 09:38 AM HST

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What

Florida Worm Lizard Rhineura floridana

Observer

marykeim

Date

January 29, 2013 10:39 AM EST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Orange County, FL, January 2013. Species account: www.naherpetology.org/pdf_files/294.pdf

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What

Florida Worm Lizard Rhineura floridana

Observer

marykeim

Date

January 29, 2013 10:40 AM EST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Orange County, FL, January 2013. Species account: www.naherpetology.org/pdf_files/294.pdf
Distribution: ufdc.ufl.edu/UF00001561/00001/5j

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What

Speckled Worm Lizard Amphisbaena fuliginosa

Date

January 31, 2014 08:51 PM UTC

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Square

What

Cope's Worm Lizard Amphisbaena fenestrata

Observer

samdigiulio

Date

March 1, 2016 10:41 AM EST

Description

Found during a survey of VINP in association with Northern Michigan University from February 27 through March 5, 2016.

Photos / Sounds

What

Florida Worm Lizard Rhineura floridana

Observer

howardvo

Date

August 10, 2016 12:38 AM EDT
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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...

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