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Thread Snakes Slender Blind Snakes or Worm Snakes: Leptotyphlopidae

Physical Characteristics, Habitat, Diet, Behavior And Reproduction, Texas Blind Snake (leptotyphlops Dulcis): Species AccountGEOGRAPHIC RANGE, SLENDER BLIND SNAKES AND PEOPLE, CONSER


Slender blind snakes live in South, Central, and North America, as well as Africa and southwest Asia. North American species live in Mexico and the southwestern United States. Certain species also live on the island of Socotra in the northwestern Indian Ocean, in the West Indies, and on islands off the coast of Africa, Mexico, and Central America.

These snakes and humans rarely encounter one another.

These snakes are not listed as endangered or threatened.

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