Ichthyophis khumhzi Kamei, Wilkinson, Gower, and Biju, 2009

Class: Amphibia > Order: Gymnophiona > Family: Ichthyophiidae > Genus: Ichthyophis > Species: Ichthyophis khumhzi

Ichthyophis khumhzi Kamei, Wilkinson, Gower, and Biju, 2009, Zootaxa, 2267: 28. Holotype: BNHS 5210, by original designation. Type locality: "Khumhzi village (24°51′46″N, 93°37′23″E; 320 m asl), Tamenglong district, Manipur, India".

English Names

Khumhzi Striped Ichthyophis (original publication).

Distribution

Known from the type locality (Khumhzi village) in southwest-central Manipur, as well as from Saiha District, Mizoram, northeastern India.

Comment

 Chaitanya, Lalremsanga, and Giri, 2017, Check List, 13(4): 101–105, provided a record from Mizoram

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