Pisodonophis snake eel species


  • Usually occurs singly.
  • Usually hides in burrows in sandy environments, exposing only the head.
  • Observed to leave burrow at night.


  • Head and body grey, white, brown or yellow.
  • Body eel-like and elongated.
  • Head pointed.
  • A pair of conspicuous tubular nostrils near the tip of head.

Common Name: Pisodonophis snake eel species

Family Common Name: Snake Eels

Scientific Name: Ophichthus spp.___

Scientific Name: Pisodonophis spp.___

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