Kumari Ranjana*& Arun Kumar
University Department of Zoology, B.N.Mandal University, Madhepura, Bihar, India
Received : 4th December, 2018 ; Revised :14th February, 2019
Abstract : Snakes are one of the most wide spread vertebrates on the globe, mostly they prefer arid zone of the globe in terms of diversity. Data collected based on reports from volunteers, snake friends and rescuers 5 species of snakes Typhlina braminus reported from Madhepura region of Bihar. Road kills, encounter during work in agriculture fields and poor knowledge of the people in general about failure in distinguish between the worm snake and earthworms were main reasons behind destruction of snakes from this region.