Taxon profile


Dermophis Peters, 1880

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

Included taxa

Number of records: 7

species Dermophis costaricense Taylor, 1955
species Dermophis glandulosus Taylor, 1955
species Dermophis gracilior Günther, 1902
species Dermophis mexicanus (Duméril & Bibron, 1841) - Mexican Burrowing Caecilian

Dermophis mexicanus

species Dermophis oaxacae (Mertens, 1930) - Oaxacan Caecilian
species Dermophis occidentalis Taylor, 1955
species Dermophis parviceps (Dunn, 1924)

Links and literature

EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [1277133]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [] [as Dermophis Peters, 1879]
Data retrieved on: 8 December 2019
EN Frost D. R.: Amphibian Species of the World [], American Museum of Natural History, New York, USA [as Dermophis Peters, 1880]
Data retrieved on: 22 January 2011

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