Legless lizard (species: Delma tincta) in ALA: Lizard Island (Lizard Island Field Guide)
Delma tincta
Legless lizard


©Andrea Hohner: Delma tincta at Lizard Island Research Station.

©Andrea Hohner: Delma tincta at Lizard Island Research Station.
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Reptilia
Order Squamata
Family Pygopodidae
Genus Delma
Species Delma tincta

Colours

                   

Distinguishing features

Distinguishing features still need to be specified.

Size

  • Up to 9.2 cm (Snout to vent length according to Wilson and Swan (2010))

Synonyms

Distribution


©Atlas of Living Australia: Australian distribution

Web resources

References

  • Limpus, C.H. (1982). The reptiles of Lizard Island, Herpetofauna, 13(2): 1-6. LIRS catalog number 73.
  • Wilson, S. and G. Swan (2010). A Complete Guide to Reptiles of Australia: 3rd Edition 558 pp. New Holland Publishers, Australia.