Oscaecilia koepckeorum Wake, 1984

Class: Amphibia > Order: Gymnophiona > Family: Caeciliidae > Genus: Oscaecilia > Species: Oscaecilia koepckeorum

Oscaecilia koepckeorum Wake, 1984, Bonn. Zool. Beitr., 35: 213. Holotype: ZFMK 23392, by original designation. Type locality: "Quisto Cocha, an oxbow of the Rio Itaya, 15 km S of Iquitos, [Departamento Loreto,] Peru".

English Names

Quisto Cocha Caecilian (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 24).


Known only from the type locality (15 km south of Iquitos, Loreto, Peru).

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Peru

Endemic: Peru

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