Kinds of Gymnophiona

Caecelians of the World

Marie Bottomley, Andrew Durso, Elizabeth Nixon, Thao Quan & John Pickering,
University of Georgia, Athens.

Compiled from American Museum of Natural History,
Amphibian Species of the World
and other sources.

Scientific name -- Other names
Caeciliidae Rafinesque, 1814
   Atretochoana eiselti (Taylor, 1968)
   Boulengerula boulengeri Tornier, 1896
   Boulengerula changamwensis Loveridge, 1932
   Boulengerula fischeri Nussbaum and Hinkel, 1994
   Boulengerula taitana Loveridge, 1935
   Boulengerula uluguruensis Barbour and Loveridge, 1928
   Brasilotyphlus braziliensis (Dunn, 1945)
   Caecilia abitaguae Dunn, 1942
   Caecilia albiventris Daudin, 1803
   Caecilia antioquiaensis Taylor, 1968
   Caecilia armata Dunn, 1942
   Caecilia attenuata Taylor, 1968
   Caecilia bokermanni Taylor, 1968
   Caecilia caribea Dunn, 1942
   Caecilia corpulenta Taylor, 1968
   Caecilia crassisquama Taylor, 1968
   Caecilia degenerata Dunn, 1942
   Caecilia disossea Taylor, 1968
   Caecilia dunni Hershkovitz, 1938
   Caecilia flavopunctata Roze and Solano, 1963
   Caecilia gracilis Shaw, 1802
   Caecilia guntheri Dunn, 1942
   Caecilia inca Taylor, 1973
   Caecilia isthmica Cope, 1877
   Caecilia leucocephala Taylor, 1968
   Caecilia marcusi Wake, 1984
   Caecilia mertensi Taylor, 1973
   Caecilia nigricans Boulenger, 1902
   Caecilia occidentalis Taylor, 1968
   Caecilia orientalis Taylor, 1968
   Caecilia pachynema Günther, 1859
   Caecilia perdita Taylor, 1968
   Caecilia pressula Taylor, 1968
   Caecilia subdermalis Taylor, 1968
   Caecilia subnigricans Dunn, 1942
   Caecilia subterminalis Taylor, 1968
   Caecilia tentaculata Linnaeus, 1758
   Caecilia tenuissima Taylor, 1973
   Caecilia thompsoni Boulenger, 1902
   Caecilia volcani Taylor, 1969
   Chthonerpeton arii Cascon and Lima-Verde, 1994
   Chthonerpeton braestrupi Taylor, 1968
   Chthonerpeton exile Nussbaum and Wilkinson, 1987
   Chthonerpeton indistinctum (Reinhardt and Lütken, 1862)
   Chthonerpeton noctinectes Silva, Britto-Pereira, and Caramaschi, 2003
   Chthonerpeton onorei Nussbaum, 1986
   Chthonerpeton perissodus Nussbaum and Wilkinson, 1987
   Chthonerpeton viviparum Parker and Wettstein, 1929
   Dermophis costaricensis Taylor, 1955
   Dermophis glandulosus Taylor, 1955
   Dermophis gracilior Günther, 1902
   Dermophis mexicanus (Duméril and Bibron, 1841)
   Dermophis oaxacae (Mertens, 1930)
   Dermophis occidentalis Taylor, 1955
   Dermophis parviceps (Dunn, 1924)
   Gegeneophis carnosus (Beddome, 1870)
   Gegeneophis danieli Giri, Wilkinson, and Gower, 2003
   Gegeneophis fulleri (Alcock, 1904)
   Gegeneophis krishni Pillai and Ravichandran, 1999
   Gegeneophis ramaswamii Taylor, 1964
   Gegeneophis seshachari Ravichandran, Gower, and Wilkinson, 2003
   Geotrypetes angeli Parker, 1936
   Geotrypetes pseudoangeli Taylor, 1968
   Geotrypetes seraphini (Duméril, 1859)
   Grandisonia alternans (Stejneger, 1893)
   Grandisonia brevis (Boulenger, 1911)
   Grandisonia diminutiva Taylor, 1968
   Grandisonia larvata (Ahl, 1934)
   Grandisonia sechellensis (Boulenger, 1911)
   Gymnopis multiplicata Peters, 1874
   Gymnopis syntrema (Cope, 1866)
   Herpele multiplicata Nieden, 1912
   Herpele squalostoma (Stutchbury, 1836)
   Hypogeophis rostratus (Cuvier, 1829)
   Idiocranium russeli Parker, 1936
   Indotyphlus battersbyi Taylor, 1960
   Luetkenotyphlus brasiliensis (Lütken, 1851)
   Microcaecilia albiceps (Boulenger, 1882)
   Microcaecilia rabei (Roze and Solano, 1963)
   Microcaecilia supernumeraria Taylor, 1969
   Microcaecilia taylori Nussbaum and Hoogmoed, 1979
   Microcaecilia unicolor (Duméril, 1863)
   Mimosiphonops reinhardti Wilkinson and Nussbaum, 1992
   Mimosiphonops vermiculatus Taylor, 1968
   Nectocaecilia petersii (Boulenger, 1882)
   Oscaecilia bassleri (Dunn, 1942)
   Oscaecilia elongata (Dunn, 1942)
   Oscaecilia equatorialis Taylor, 1973
   Oscaecilia hypereumeces Taylor, 1968
   Oscaecilia koepckeorum Wake, 1984
   Oscaecilia ochrocephala (Cope, 1866)
   Oscaecilia osae Lahanas and Savage, 1992
   Oscaecilia polyzona (Fischer in Peters, 1880)
   Oscaecilia zweifeli Taylor, 1968
   Parvicaecilia nicefori (Barbour, 1924)
   Parvicaecilia pricei (Dunn, 1944)
   Potomotyphlus kaupii (Berthold, 1859)
   Praslinia cooperi Boulenger, 1909
   Schistometopum gregorii (Boulenger, 1895)
   Schistometopum thomense (Bocage, 1873)
   Siphonops annulatus (Mikan, 1820)
   Siphonops hardyi Boulenger, 1888
   Siphonops insulanus Ihering, 1911
   Siphonops leucoderus Taylor, 1968
   Siphonops paulensis Boettger, 1892
   Sylvacaecilia grandisonae (Taylor, 1970)
   Typhlonectes compressicauda (Duméril and Bibron, 1841)
   Typhlonectes cunhai Cascon, Lima-Verde, and Benevides Marques, 1991
   Typhlonectes natans (Fischer In Peters, 1880)
Ichthyophiidae Taylor, 1968
   Caudacaecilia asplenia (Taylor, 1965)
   Caudacaecilia larutensis (Taylor, 1960)
   Caudacaecilia nigroflava (Taylor, 1960)
   Caudacaecilia paucidentula (Taylor, 1960)
   Caudacaecilia weberi (Taylor, 1920)
   Ichthyophis acuminatus Taylor, 1960
   Ichthyophis atricollaris Taylor, 1965
   Ichthyophis bannanicus Yang, 1984
   Ichthyophis beddomei Peters, 1880
   Ichthyophis bernisi Salvador, 1975
   Ichthyophis biangularis Taylor, 1965
   Ichthyophis billitonensis Taylor, 1965
   Ichthyophis bombayensis Taylor, 1960
   Ichthyophis dulitensis Taylor, 1960
   Ichthyophis elongatus Taylor, 1965
   Ichthyophis garoensis Pillai and Ravichandran, 1999
   Ichthyophis glandulosus Taylor, 1923
   Ichthyophis glutinosus (Linnaeus, 1758)
   Ichthyophis humphreyi Taylor, 1973
   Ichthyophis husaini Pillai and Ravichandran, 1999
   Ichthyophis hypocyaneus (Boie, 1827)
   Ichthyophis javanicus Taylor, 1960
   Ichthyophis kohtaoensis Taylor, 1960
   Ichthyophis laosensis Taylor, 1969
   Ichthyophis longicephalus Pillai, 1986
   Ichthyophis malabarensis Taylor, 1960
   Ichthyophis mindanaoensis Taylor, 1960
   Ichthyophis monochrous (Bleeker, 1858)
   Ichthyophis orthoplicatus Taylor, 1965
   Ichthyophis paucisulcus Taylor, 1960
   Ichthyophis peninsularis Taylor, 1960
   Ichthyophis pseudangularis Taylor, 1965
   Ichthyophis sikkimensis Taylor, 1960
   Ichthyophis singaporensis Taylor, 1960
   Ichthyophis subterrestris Taylor, 1960
   Ichthyophis sumatranus Taylor, 1960
   Ichthyophis supachaii Taylor, 1960
   Ichthyophis tricolor Annandale, 1909
   Ichthyophis youngorum Taylor, 1960
Rhinatrematidae Nussbaum, 1977
   Epicrionops bicolor Boulenger, 1883
   Epicrionops columbianus (Rendahl and Vestergren, 1938)
   Epicrionops lativittatus Taylor, 1968
   Epicrionops marmoratus Taylor, 1968
   Epicrionops niger (Dunn, 1942)
   Epicrionops parkeri (Dunn, 1942)
   Epicrionops peruvianus (Boulenger, 1902)
   Epicrionops petersi Taylor, 1968
   Rhinatrema bivittatum (Guérin-Méneville, 1838)
Scolecomorphidae Taylor, 1969
   Crotaphatrema bornmuelleri (Werner, 1899)
   Crotaphatrema lamottei (Nussbaum, 1981)
   Crotaphatrema tchabalmbaboensis Lawson, 2000
   Scolecomorphus kirkii Boulenger, 1883
   Scolecomorphus uluguruensis Barbour and Loveridge, 1928
   Scolecomorphus vittatus (Boulenger, 1895)
Uraeotyphlidae Nussbaum, 1979
   Uraeotyphlus interruptus Pillai and Ravichandran, 1999
   Uraeotyphlus malabaricus (Beddome, 1870)
   Uraeotyphlus menoni Annandale, 1913
   Uraeotyphlus narayani Seshachar, 1939
   Uraeotyphlus oxyurus (Duméril and Bibron, 1841)

Updated: 2010-12-13 14:22:36

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