Abstract

It is worthy of remark that no one in Australia has hitherto investigated the Typhlopidae of the continent: the reason probably lies in the fact that only a very small portion of this immense area can be said to be at all adequately known, and scientific workers have ample material of more attractive and better differentiated forms than characterise the Typhlopidae. Although of all snakes this group is admitted to be. the most difficult of determination, some fifteen Australian species are known; all these have, however, been described in Europe: by Gray and

 
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Bibliographic Data

Short Form
Waite, 1893, Rec. Aust. Mus. 2(5): 57–62
Author
Edgar R. Waite
Year
1893
Title
Notes on Australian Typhlopidae
Serial Title
Records of the Australian Museum
Volume
2
Issue
5
Start Page
57
End Page
62
DOI
10.3853/j.0067-1975.2.1893.1193
Language
English
Plates
plate xv
Date Published
30 September 1893
Cover Date
30 September 1893
ISSN
0067-1975
CODEN
RAUMAJ
Publisher
The Australian Museum
Place Published
Sydney, Australia
Digitized
11 September 2009
Reference Number
1193
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