Geotrypetes pseudoangeli Taylor, 1968

Class: Amphibia > Order: Gymnophiona > Family: Dermophiidae > Genus: Geotrypetes > Species: Geotrypetes pseudoangeli

Geotrypetes pseudoangeli Taylor, 1968, Caecilians of the World: 718. Holotype: FMNH 189185 according to Marx, 1976, Fieldiana, Zool., 69: 35 (formerly EHT-HMS 4679, formerly MCZ 22414, by original designation). Type locality: "Liberia, Sanoqueleh near Ganta".

English Names

False Angel's Caecilian (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 24).


Known only from the type locality in Liberia on the border of extreme southern Guinea, where it likely also occurs.


 Channing and Rödel, 2019, Field Guide Frogs & Other Amph. Afr.: 34–35, provided a brief account, photograph, and range map.

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