Lizards Without Legs…

What’s the difference between a snake and a lizard? If you are thinking it’s that lizards have legs, you are wrong!

Unlike snakes, lizards have ears and eyelids – but not ALL of them have legs! To find out more about this  breed of lizard – sometimes called Ophisaurus apodus, sometimes called Sheltopusiks, and sometimes  called the plain old Russian Legless Lizard – see the links below.

http://tinyurl.com/pd9kt4
http://www.flickr.com/photos/24456266@N06/2315195093/

and if you want to see how they actually get about, watch this…

http://www.youtube.com/watch?gl=GB&v=5lVq7UtLPE4

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