Legless lizard ('Ophisaurus apodus') קמטן החורש crawling in the dunes
Big legless lizard. This lizard's defence is quite disgusting, once you touch it it shits his pants...
Taken May 22nd, 2004, Nahal Alexander, Israel.
For more pictures & information see the "Field Guide to Reptiles and Amphibians of Israel".
Taken on May 22, 2004