Aprasia

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Aprasia
Pink-tailed Worm-lizard (Aprasia parapulchella) (9105308465).jpg
Aprasia parapulchella
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Reptilia
Order: Squamata
Family: Pygopodidae
Genus: Aprasia
Aprasia distribution.svg

Aprasia is a genus of lizards in the family Pygopodidae from Australia.[1] They are worm-like, burrowing lizards. At least four of the species are oviparous.[2]

Species[edit]

Genus Aprasia contains the following species:[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Aprasia at the Reptarium.cz Reptile Database
  2. ^ Webb, Jonathan K.; Shine, Richard (1994). "Feeding habits and reproductive biology of Australian pygopodid lizards of the genus Aprasia". Copeia 1994 (2): 390–398. JSTOR 1446986.  edit