Family Typhlopidae Bonaparte 1831 (blind snake)

Reptilia - Squamata - Typhlopidae

Parent taxon: Scolecophidia according to A. Palci et al. 2013

See also Carroll 1988, Cope 1871, Cope 1875, Frank and Ramus 1996, Kuhn 1946, Vidal and Hedges 2002 and Zittel 1890

Sister taxa: Anomalepididae, Leptotyphlopidae, Stenostomidae

Subtaxa: Typhlops

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Ecology:

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Antigua and Barbuda (1 collection), the Bahamas (2), Greece (2)

• Miocene of France (2), Hungary (1), Spain (1), United States (1: Florida)

• Oligocene of United States (1: Florida)

Total: 11 collections each including a single occurrence

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