Taxon profile


Caeciliinae Rafinesque, 1814

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Amphibia - amphibians »  order Gymnophiona - caecilian »  family Caeciliidae

Included taxa

Number of records: 21

genus Boulengerula Tornier, 1896
genus Brasilotyphlus Taylor, 1968
genus Caecilia Linnaeus, 1758
genus Dermophis Peters, 1880
genus Gegeneophis Peters, 1880
genus Geotrypetes Peters, 1880
genus Grandisonia Taylor, 1968
genus Gymnopis Peters, 1874
genus Herpele Peters, 1880
genus Hypogeophis Peters, 1880
genus Idiocranium Parker, 1936
genus Indotyphlus Taylor, 1960
genus Luetkenotyphlus Taylor, 1968
genus Microcaecilia Taylor, 1968
genus Mimosiphonops Taylor, 1968
genus Oscaecilia Taylor, 1968
genus Parvicaecilia Taylor, 1968
genus Praslinia Boulenger, 1909
genus Schistometopum Parker, 1941
genus Siphonops Wagler, 1828
genus Sylvacaecilia Wake, 1987

Links and literature

EN Frost D. R.: Amphibian Species of the World [], American Museum of Natural History, New York, USA [as Caeciliinae]
Data retrieved on: 22 January 2011

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