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Common names: (none).

Typhlophis is a monotypic genus created for the blind snake species, T. squamosus, found along the Atlantic coast of South America from the Guianas to Pará in Brazil, as well as in Trinidad. No subspecies are currently recognized.

Geographic range



Found in the Atlantic coastal lowlands of South America in Guyana, Suriname and French Guiana as far south as the state of Pará in Brazil. Also found on the island of Trinidad. The type locality given is "Cayenne" (French Guiana).

See also



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

References


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External links


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

Typhlophis
 
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