Epicrionops parkeri (Dunn, 1942)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Gymnophiona > Family: Rhinatrematidae > Genus: Epicrionops > Species: Epicrionops parkeri

Rhinatrema parkeri Dunn, 1942, Bull. Mus. Comp. Zool., 91: 458. Holotype: BMNH 1946.9.5.61 (formerly according to Taylor, 1968, Caecilians of the World: 216. Type locality: "Medellin, [Antioquia,] Colombia".

Epicrionops parkeriTaylor, 1968, Caecilians of the World: 216.

English Names

Parker's Caecilian (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 26).


Known only from the vicinity of the type locality (Medellin, Antioquia, Colombia) on the northern end of the Cordillera Central.


See comments by Lynch, 2000 "1999", Rev. Acad. Colomb. Cienc. Exact. Fis. Nat., 23: 332.

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