Microcaecilia dermatophaga Wilkinson, Sherratt, Starace, and Gower, 2013

Class: Amphibia > Order: Gymnophiona > Family: Siphonopidae > Genus: Microcaecilia > Species: Microcaecilia dermatophaga

Microcaecilia dermatophaga Wilkinson, Sherratt, Starace, and Gower, 2013, PLoS One, 8(3: e57756): 2. Holotype: BMNH 2008.715, by original designation. Type locality: "dug from soil in forest close to Angouleˆme (5 ̊ 249 280 N, 53 ̊ 399 120 W, 55 m asl), just over 40 km East of St Laurent, French Guiana . . . . The type locality . . . is a forested area in the catchment of small streams feeding the Mana river."

English Names

Angoulême microcaecilia (original publication). 

Distribution

Known from the vicinities of Saint Jean, Maroni, and Angouleme in French Guiana. 

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