Liotyphlops wilderi (Garman, 1883)

Citeli, Nathalie, Hamdan, Breno & Guedes, Thais, 2016, Snake richness in urban forest fragments from Niteroi and surroundings, state of Rio de Janeiro, southeastern Brazil, Biodiversity Data Journal 4, pp. 7145-7145: 7145

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Liotyphlops wilderi (Garman, 1883)


Liotyphlops wilderi (Garman, 1883)  

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Conservation status

Least Concern


Recorded in forested and open areas of the Atlantic Forest. Municipality of Niterói. State of Rio de Janeiro. Brazil


Endemic of the Atlantic Forest (Fig. 4). It is fossorial, nocturnal and diurnal, and feeds on arthropods.