Maximum Snout Vent Length –
Found extensively through
northern and central Australia. Uncommon in Mackay/Whitsunday/Isaac region where
it is restricted to the drier open forests.
A small Legless Lizard
(Pygopodid) that lives in open grassy areas and feeds on small invertebrates.
When detected will vanish quickly into the grass, often leaping off the ground
|Family:||Pygopodidae (Legless Lizards)|
|Information sources:||For a detailed description of this species please refer to A Field Guide to Reptiles of Queensland by Steve K. Wilson|