Rhinotyphlops gracilis

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Rhinotyphlops gracilis
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Reptilia
Order: Squamata
Suborder: Serpentes
Family: Typhlopidae
Genus: Rhinotyphlops
Species: R. gracilis
Binomial name
Rhinotyphlops gracilis
(Sternfeld, 1910)
  • Typhlops gracilis
    Sternfeld, 1910
  • Rhinotyphlops gracilis
    - Roux-Estève, 1974
  • Letheobia gracilis
    - Broadley & Wallach, 2007[1]

Rhinotyphlops gracilis is a species of snake in the Typhlopidae family.[2][3] It is endemic to Africa.[4]


  1. ^ The Reptile Database. www.reptile-database.org.
  2. ^ McDiarmid RW, Campbell JA, Touré T. 1999. Snake Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, vol. 1. Herpetologists' League. 511 pp. ISBN 1-893777-00-6 (series). ISBN 1-893777-01-4 (volume).
  3. ^ "Rhinotyphlops". Integrated Taxonomic Information System. Retrieved 29 August 2007. 
  4. ^ The Reptile Database. www.reptile-database.org.

Further reading[edit]

  • Sternfeld, Richard. 1910. Neue Schlangen aus Kamerun, Abbessinien und Deutsch-Ostafrika. Mitteilungen aus dem Zoologischen Museum in Berlin 5: 67-70.