Ichthyophis mindanaoensis Taylor, 1960

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

Ichthyophis mindanaoensis Taylor, 1960, Univ. Kansas Sci. Bull., 40: 69. Holotype: FMNH 50958, by original designation. Type locality: "Todaya, Mt. Apo, Davao [Province], Mindanao, P[hilippine]. I[slands]., 2800 feet elevation".

English Names

Todaya Caecilian (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 25).


Montane areas of Mindanao, Philippines.


See brief notes for Mindanao, Philippines, by Sanguila, Cobb, Siler, Diesmos, Alcala, and Brown, 2016, ZooKeys, 624: 54–55, who noted the uncertainty of lowland records that they suggested may apply to Ichthyophis glandulosus.

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