Ichthyophis paucidentulus Taylor, 1960

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

Ichthyophis paucidentulus Taylor, 1960, Univ. Kansas Sci. Bull., 40: 49. Holotype: USNM 70671, by original designation. Type locality: "Kapahiang [sometimes spelled Kepahiang], Sumatra", Indonesia.

Caudacaecilia paucidentulaTaylor, 1968, Caecilians of the World: 47, 165.

Ichthyophis paucidentulusNishikawa, Matsui, Yong, Ahmad, Yambun Imbun, Belabut, Sudin, Hamidy, Orlov, Ota, Yoshikawa, Tominaga, and Shimada, 2012, Mol. Phylogenet. Evol., 63: 718.

English Names

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


Known only from the type locality (Kepahiang, Bengkulu Province, Sumatra, Indonesia).

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