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Typhlops thurstoni Boettger, 1890

Thurston's worm snake

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Typhlops walli Procter, 1924

 

Conservation Status

Rediscovered

IUCN RedList status: Data Deficient

 

Distribution

Kerala, India

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Ajit, V. P. (2000). Rediscovery of two rare Typhlopoids, Typhlops thurstoni Boettger, 1890 and T. tindalli Smith, 1943 from Kerala. Journal of the Bombay Natural History Society 97(3): 434-435.

https://extinctanimals.proboards.com/thread/21166/typhlops-thurstoni

 

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