Hermite Island worm-lizard (Aprasia rostrata)

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Hermite Island worm-lizard fact file

Hermite Island worm-lizard description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassReptilia
OrderSquamata
FamilyPygopodidae
GenusAprasia (1)

Information on the Hermite Island worm-lizard is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

Also known as
Atomic worm-lizard.
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Hermite Island worm-lizard status

Classified as Vulnerable (VU) on the IUCN Red List (1).

IUCN Red List species status – Vulnerable

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (April, 2010)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
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Hermite Island worm-lizard male  
Hermite Island worm-lizard male

© Brian Bush / Snakes Harmful and Harmless

Brian Bush
9 Birch Place
Stoneville
WA
6081
Australia
Tel: +618 (9295) 3007
Fax: +618 (9295) 3858
bush@iinet.net.au
http://www.wa-snakes.com/

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