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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Brahminy Blind Snake Ramphotyphlops braminus

Observer

juancruzado

Date

November 22, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Brahminy Blind Snake Ramphotyphlops braminus

Observer

jfrancis

Date

May 16, 2015 10:00 AM HST

Description

Found on a trail in Hawaii volcanoes NP at Kipukapualu Reserve. Wouldn't have noticed it wee it not for the slime trail unrelated that caught my eye. The snake was moving across the path.

Photos / Sounds

What

Peter's Giant Blind Snake Megatyphlops schlegelii

Observer

kylecmsmith

Date

November 25, 2014

Place

Skukuza (Google, OSM)

Description

Seen on a morning game drive out of Skukuza

Photos / Sounds

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What

Brahminy Blind Snake Ramphotyphlops braminus

Observer

matt_fedler

Date

June 1, 2015 02:20 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Brahminy Blind Snake Ramphotyphlops braminus

Observer

colinmorita

Date

May 15, 2015 01:35 PM HST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Brahminy Blind Snake Ramphotyphlops braminus

Date

September 18, 2007

Description

Este ejemplar despertó mi interés en esta especie exótica. el primer reporte de la especie en Quintana Roo

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Brahminy Blind Snake Ramphotyphlops braminus

Date

September 9, 2010

Description

Este ejemplar se colecto en un parque urbano durante la noche, se encontraba bajo ataque de hormigas del genero Camponotus. seguramente sorprendida durante su caza de larvas de hormigas

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Brahminy Blind Snake Ramphotyphlops braminus

Date

November 11, 2011

Description

Este ejemplar de reptil alóctono, lo encontré den el patio de mi hotel. un día antes de exponer sobre esta especie exótica en Quintana Roo

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Peter's Giant Blind Snake Megatyphlops schlegelii

Observer

simon1978

Date

May 6, 2015 07:22 AM SAST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Socotra Worm Snake Typhlops socotranus

Observer

sindic

Date

January 7, 2008 10:22 AM CET

Place

Sokotra (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Brahminy Blind Snake Ramphotyphlops braminus

Observer

bcfl14

Date

April 25, 2015 09:02 AM CDT

Description

With Frank Rugama

Photos / Sounds

What

Zambezi Blind Snake Megatyphlops mucruso

Observer

joachim

Date

April 24, 2015
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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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