A new blind snake (Serpentes: Typhlopidae) from an endangered habitat in south-eastern Queensland, Australia.

@article{Venchi2015ANB,
  title={A new blind snake (Serpentes: Typhlopidae) from an endangered habitat in south-eastern Queensland, Australia.},
  author={Alberto Venchi and Steve K. Wilson and Adrian C. Borsboom},
  journal={Zootaxa},
  year={2015},
  volume={3990 2},
  pages={
          272-8
        }
}
A new species of blind snake is described from south-eastern Queensland, eastern Australia. Anilios insperatus sp. nov. differs from all of its congeners in having:16 scales around the body; 442 paravertebral scales; snout slightly trilobed from above and bluntly angular in profile; small, inconspicuous eyes, located within the ocular scale at its junction with the preocular and the supraocular scales; and uniform light colouration. The unique specimen was collected from pasture that was… CONTINUE READING