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Species profile—Anilios torresianus (north-eastern blind snake)

Classification

Animalia (animals) → Reptilia (reptiles) → Typhlopidae (blind snakes) → Anilios torresianus (north-eastern blind snake)

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Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Reptilia (reptiles)
Family
Typhlopidae (blind snakes)
Scientific name
Anilios torresianus (Boulenger, 1889)
Common name
north-eastern blind snake
Type reference
Boulenger, G.A. (1889). Description of new Typhlopidae in the British Museum. Annals and Magazine of Natural History 6 4: 360-363 [362].
WildNet taxon ID
93
Synonym(s)
Ramphotyphlops polygrammicus
Typhlops torresianus
Typhlops soensis
Typhlops polygrammicus
Nature Conservation Act 1992 (NCA) status
Least concern
Back on Track (BoT) status
Low
Conservation significant
No
Endemicity
Native
Pest status
Nil

Other resources

Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums (OZCAM)
Atlas of Living Australia

Data source

This profile data is sourced from the QLD Wildlife Data API using the Get species by ID function used under CC-By 4.0
https://apps.des.qld.gov.au/species/?op=getspeciesbyid&taxonid=93

This information is sourced from the WildNet database managed by the Queensland Department of Environment and Science.

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Licence
Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)
Last updated
23 October 2019
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