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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Amphisbaena darwinii Amphisbaena darwini

Observer

nicoolejnik

Date

February 6, 2011

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Amphisbaenians Suborder Amphisbaenia

Observer

josecastro10

Date

the past

Photos / Sounds

What

Iberian Worm Lizard Blanus cinereus

Observer

sindic

Date

August 15, 1988

Place

Plasencia (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

sindic

Date

April 23, 2002

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

MCCI-R1079

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

sindic

Date

April 22, 2002

Description

MCCI-R1085

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Amphisbaena darwinii Amphisbaena darwini

Observer

nicoolejnik

Date

November 1, 2012

Description

Found dead during a flooding.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Iberian Worm Lizard Blanus cinereus

Observer

cesarpollo5

Date

July 14, 1988

Place

Tábara (Google, OSM)

Tags

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Iberian Worm Lizard Blanus cinereus

Observer

cesarpollo5

Date

July 20, 2000

Place

Valderas (Google, OSM)

Tags

Photos / Sounds

Observer

nicoolejnik

Date

April 12, 2012

Photos / Sounds

What

Florida Worm Lizard Rhineura floridana

Observer

learninggate

Date

September 8, 2014

Description

The lizard was in the middle of one of our mist nets. It was dropped by a Red-shouldered Hawk when it hit the net then flew away.

Photos / Sounds

What

Mexican Mole Lizard Bipes biporus

Observer

treeder86

Date

April 4, 2008

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Thanks to Dr. Brad Hollingsworth for having me on this trip and providing locality data.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Speckled Worm Lizard Amphisbaena fuliginosa

Observer

keyko_cruz

Date

April 4, 2013 11:33 AM PET
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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.