Accepted name: Typhlopidae Merrem, 1820
Common name: Blind Snakes
Georgian name: ბრუცაგველები
Taxonomic rank: Family
Taxonomy according to: www.faunaeur.org
The world has over 200 species of blind snakes, and over 100 of them belong to the mostly cyrcumtropical genus Typhlops. Georgia has one species of the genus.
[http://www.biodiversity-georgia.net/index.php?taxon=Typhlopidae]. .Typhlopidae. in: Tarkhnishvili D, Chaladze G (Editors). 2013. Georgian biodiversity database. http://www.biodiversity-georgia.net/. Downloaded on: 19 September 2021