Caecilia crassisquama Taylor, 1968

Class: Amphibia > Order: Gymnophiona > Family: Caeciliidae > Genus: Caecilia > Species: Caecilia crassisquama

Caecilia crassisquama Taylor, 1968, Caecilians of the World: 369. Holotype: AMNH 23434, by original designation. Type locality: "Normandia, Zuñía, Río Upana, 1400-1800 m (east slope of the Andes), Ecuador".

English Names

Normandia Caecilian (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 23).


Known only from the type locality (and only from the type specimen), Normandia, Zuñía, Ecuador.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Ecuador

Endemic: Ecuador


Taylor and Peters, 1974, Univ. Kansas Sci. Bull., 50: 341, commented on the single specimen.

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