Roth’s Dwarf Racer
حية إرينيس روثي
Venomous.Light-brown body; flat head with two black patches and a black collar; rounded snout; indistinct neck.
Slow, secretive, and non-aggressive. Common on spring mornings under rocks.
Feeds on insects and other small invertebrates.
Common in rocky, humid regions or near water in the highlands, including Ramtha, Ajloun, Amman, Salt, Karak, Petra, and Ma’an.