Ichthyophis elongatus Taylor, 1965

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

English Names

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


West Sumatra (regencies of Pasaman Barat, Pasaman, Agam, Tanah Data, Padang, Solok, although suspected to be found somewhat more widely), Indonesia.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Indonesia

Endemic: Indonesia


 Harapan, Agung, Handika, Novarino, Tjong, and Tomlinson, 2020, Check List, 16: 1695–1701, provided new records, discussed habitat, and provided a potential range map. 

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