blind snake

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Synonyms for blind snake

wormlike burrowing snake of warm regions having vestigial eyes

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The number of supralabials in blind snakes is a genetically conservative character, and any 1/2 condition of the supralabials of any individual may represent one of two possibilities: (1) an aberrant condition (seen rarely within the species) or (2) a hybrid between two species with parapatric distributions.
KEY TO SPECIES OF BLIND SNAKES OF THE LEPTOTYPHLOPS DULCIS COMPLEX 1.
The smallest are the blind snakes, such as the one at left.
In the spring of 1990, four blind snakes were collected under rocks and five were removed from abandoned screech owl nests in Waco, Texas, and were maintained in laboratory containers according to the method of Watkins et al.
The ability of blind snakes to follow laboratory trails of other potential ant prey species, including native fire ants, Solenopsis geminata, has been reported previously by Gehlbach et.