Definition of Leptotyphlopidae
1. Noun. Blind snakes.
Generic synonyms: Reptile Family
Group relationships: Ophidia, Serpentes, Suborder Ophidia, Suborder Serpentes
Member holonyms: Blind Snake, Worm Snake, Genus Leptotyphlops, Leptotyphlops
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Leptotyphlopidae
Literary usage of Leptotyphlopidae
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Reptiles of Western North America: An Account of the Species Known to by John Van Denburgh (1922)
"Leptotyphlopidae.—p. 624. b'.—Ventral plates more than twice as broad as dorsal scales. c.—No rattle at end of tail; no pit between nostril and eye. d. ..."