Selasa, 26 Mei 2015

Common names: (none).

Helminthophis is a genus of non-venomous blind snakes found in southern Central America and northwestern South America. Currently, 3 monotypic species are recognized.

Geographic range



Found in southern Central America and northwestern South America in Costa Rica, Panama, Colombia and Venezuela. According to Hahn (1980), one species has possibly been introduced in Mauritius.

Species



T) Type species.

See also



  • List of anomalepidid species and subspecies.
  • Anomalepididae by common name.
  • Anomalepididae by taxonomic synonyms.

References



External links


Helminthophis
  • Helminthophis at the Reptarium.cz Reptile Database. Accessed 29 August 2007.


 
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