A Listing of Australian Legless Lizards
Distribution Key

ORDER: SQUAMATA (LIZARDS AND SNAKES)
SUBORDER: SAURIA (LIZARDS)
Family: Pygopodidae (Snake-lizards)

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Scientific Name
Common Name
Distribution
CODE
Aclys concinna Javelin Lizard WA Y2140
Aprasia aurita Eared Worm-lizard NSW(?),Vic K2141
Aprasia haroldi Shark Bay Worm-lizard WA M2142
Aprasia inaurita Mallee Worm-lizard NSW,SA,Vic,WA Z2143
Aprasia parapulchella Granite Worm-lizard NSW Q2144
Aprasia pseudopulchella Flinder Range Worm-lizard SA S2145
Aprasia pulchella Pretty Worm-lizard WA U2146
Aprasia repens Sedgelands Worm-lizard WA W2147
Aprasia rostrata Exmouth Worm-lizard WA A2148
Aprasia smithi Zuytdorp Worm-lizard WA C2149
Aprasia striolata Striated Worm Lizard  NSW,NT,SA,Vic,WA M2150
Delma australis Marble-faced Worm lizard NSW, NT, SA, Vic, WT ?
Delma borea Rusty-topped Delma NT,Qld,SA(?),WA W2155
Delma butleri *Unbanded Delma NSW,NT,Qld(?),SA,Vic, G2167
Delma elegans Pilbara Delma WA A2156
Delma fraseri Frasers Delma SA,WA C2157
Delma grayii Side-barred Delma WA E2158
Delma haroldi Neck-barred Delma NT,WA Y2168
Delma impar Many-lined Delma NSW,SA,Vic G2159
Delma inornata Patternless Delma NSW,Qld,SA,Vic Q2160
Delma labialis Single-striped Delma Qld A2032
Delma mitella Atherton Delma Qld M2038
Delma molleri Gulf Delma SA S2161
Delma nasuta Sharp-snouted Delma NSW(?),NT,Qld,SA,WA U2162
Delma pax Peace Delma NT,WA W2163
Delma plebeia Leaden Delma NSW,Qld A2164
Delma tincta Excitable Delma NSW,NT,Qld,SA,WA C2165
Delma torquata Adorned Delma Qld E2166
Lialis burtonis *Burton's Legless Lizard NSW,NT,Qld,SA,Vic,WA U2170
Ophidiocephalus taeniatu Bronzeback NT,SA(?) W2171
Paradelma orientalis Brigalow Scaly-foot Qld A2172
Pletholax gracilis Slender (Slider) Legless Lizard WA C2173
Pygopus lepidopodus Common Scaly Foot NSW,Qld,SA,Vic,WA E2174
Pygopus nigriceps *Black-headed Scaly Foot NSW,NT,Qld,SA,Vic,WA G2175

 

DISTRIBUTION KEY
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CI = Christmas Island
CKI = Cocos (Keeling) Island
LHI = Lord Howe Island
NI = Norfolk Island
NSW = New South Wales
NT = Northern Territory
Qld = Queensland
SA = South Australia
Tas = Tasmania
Vic = Victoria
WA = Western Australia