Typhlopidae

Lower Classification

The family has over 250 species classified into the following genera:

  • Antillotyphlops (12 species)
  • Argyrophis (12 species)
  • Anilios (48 species)
  • Afrotyphlops (29 species)
  • Amerotyphlops (15 species)
  • Cyclotyphlops (Monotypic species: Deharveng’s blind snake)
  • Cubatyphlops (12 species)
  • Grypotyphlops (Monotypic species: Beaked worm snake)
  • Indotyphlops (23 species)
  • Letheobia (37 species)
  • Malayotyphlops (12 species)
  • Madatyphlops (15 species)
  • Rhinotyphlops (7 species)
  • Ramphotyphlops (22 species)
  • Sundatyphlops (Monotypic species: Lesser Sunda blind snake)
  • Typhlops (20 species)