Myriopholis is a genus of snakes in the family Leptotyphlopidae.[1] Most of the species were previously placed in the genus Leptotyphlops.

Leptotyphlops macrorhynchus.jpeg
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Reptilia
Order: Squamata
Suborder: Serpentes
Family: Leptotyphlopidae
Subfamily: Leptotyphlopinae
Genus: Myriopholis
Hedges, Adalsteinsson & Branch, 2009


The genus contains the following species:[1]

Nota bene: A binomial authority in parentheses indicates that the species was originally described in a genus other than Myriopholis.


  1. ^ a b Myriopholis at the Reptile Database. Accessed 29 July 2018.