legless lizard :
- n degenerate wormlike burrowing lizard of California closely related to alligator lizards
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- Four new species of ‘legless lizards’ discovered living on the edge
Legless lizards are rarely seen; there's only one species in the U.S. West and it lives underground. Hence the surprise when UC Berkeley and Cal State-Fullerton biologists found four new species in California, living in marginal areas like downtown Bakersfield, San Joaquin Valley oil fields and west of the runways at LAX.
Aug. 14, 2013 - UC Berkeley NewsCenter