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slowworm

a Eurasian legless lizard, Anguis fragilis, with a brownish-grey snakelike body: family Anguidae
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2010: Slow worm, Anguis fragilis (Reptilia: Anguidae) as a species complex: genetic structure reveals deep divergences.
Mae'r neidr ddefaid (Anguis fragilis; slow worm) a neidr y gwair (Natrix natrix; grass snake) hefyd i'w gweld yn y warchodfa.