Lizards get underground by digging a burrow, entering an existing burrow or pushing directly into and under the substrate. Many have morphological adaptations to facilitate these behaviors.

What kind of lizards live underground?

Top 3 Coolest Underground Reptiles

  • Mole Lizards. The mole lizards look like someone stitched the upper half of a mole onto a worms body. …
  • The Madagascar Blind Snake. The Madagascar blind snake is a rare and unique reptile. …
  • Worm Lizards. The worm lizard is another strange underground reptile. …
  • There are many more.