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  • Spanish
    • Culebrillas ciegas
  • English
    • Typical Blind Snakes
  • Scientific Names
    • Typhlopidae
  • Chinese (Traditional)
    • 盲蛇科

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Recent observations

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What

Eurasian Blind Snake Typhlops vermicularis

Observer

roberto_sindaco

Date

the past

Description

Kumlutaş Y., Durmuş S.H, Ilgaz Ç., 2011. Kaş-Kekova Özel Çevre Koruma Bölgesi’nin Herpetofaunası. - Anadolu Doğa Bilimleri Dergisi 2(1): 28-33.

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What

Eurasian Blind Snake Typhlops vermicularis

Observer

roberto_sindaco

Date

the past

Place

F4 (Google, OSM)

Description

Kumlutaş Y., Durmuş S.H, Ilgaz Ç., 2011. Kaş-Kekova Özel Çevre Koruma Bölgesi’nin Herpetofaunası. - Anadolu Doğa Bilimleri Dergisi 2(1): 28-33.

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Eurasian Blind Snake Typhlops vermicularis

Observer

roberto_sindaco

Date

the past

Description

Sadeghi R., Torki F., 2011. Notes on the natural history and distribution of Carinatogecko stevenandersoni Torki, 2011. - Amphibian and Reptile Conservation, 5 (1): 34-36.
Years 2010-2011.

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What

Eurasian Blind Snake Typhlops vermicularis

Observer

roberto_sindaco

Date

the past

Description

Sadeghi R., Torki F., 2011. Notes on the natural history and distribution of Carinatogecko stevenandersoni Torki, 2011. - Amphibian and Reptile Conservation, 5 (1): 34-36. Years 2010-2011.

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What

Eurasian Blind Snake Typhlops vermicularis

Observer

roberto_sindaco

Date

August 8, 2011

Description

Fathinia B., Karamiani R., Darvishnia H., Heidari N., Rastegar Pouyani N., 2011. A new species of Carinatogecko (Sauria: Gekkonidae) from Ilam Province, western Iran. - Amphibian and Reptile Conservation, 5 (1): 61-74.

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What

Eurasian Blind Snake Typhlops vermicularis

Observer

roberto_sindaco

Date

May 15, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

May 2014

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What

Brahminy Blind Snake Ramphotyphlops braminus

Observer

khyrenba

Date

January 6, 2016

Description

Found this rare introduced species of blind snake in the dirt and leaf litter.

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What

Brahminy Blind Snake Ramphotyphlops braminus

Observer

ivijayanand

Date

January 3, 2016 06:28 PM IST

Description

Brahminy Blind Snake
Location: Makunda Christian Hospital, Karimganj District, Assam
Date: 5th January 2016
Equipment: Nikon D800 with Micro-Nikkor 105mm

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Brahminy Blind Snake Ramphotyphlops braminus

Observer

joelemerson

Date

February 16, 2012

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

barbuda_peek

Date

January 5, 2016

Description

under a rock

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Typical Blind Snakes Family Typhlopidae

Date

July 15, 2015 07:27 PM MYT

Description

Tiny snake. The head is at the bottom of the picture.

Photos / Sounds

What

Zambezi Blind Snake Megatyphlops mucruso

Observer

i_c_riddell

Date

January 2, 2016 01:42 PM CAT
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Description from Wikipedia

The Typhlopidae are a family of blind snakes. They are found mostly in the tropical regions of Africa, Asia, the Americas, and all mainland Australia and various islands. The rostral scale overhangs the mouth to form a shovel-like burrowing structure. They live underground in burrows, and since they have no use for vision, their eyes are mostly vestigial. They have light-detecting black eye spots, and teeth occur in the upper jaw. The tail ends with a...

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