Ichthyophis sendenyu Kamei, Wilkinson, Gower, and Biju, 2009

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

Ichthyophis sendenyu Kamei, Wilkinson, Gower, and Biju, 2009, Zootaxa, 2267: 37. Holotype: BNHS 5221, by original designation. Type locality: "Dhyütere (25°54′55″N, 94°06′19″E; 782 m asl), New Sendenyu village, Tseminyu sub-division, Kohima District, Nagaland, India".

English Names

Sendenyu Striped Ichthyophis (original publication; Dinesh, Radhakrishnan, Deepak, and Kulkarni, 2023, Fauna India Checklist, vers. 5.0 : 16).


Known only from the type locality (Dhyütere, Kohima District, Nagaland, India).

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: India

Endemic: India


 See Kamei, 2017, Das (ed.), Diversity Ecol. Amph. India: 49–72, for a review of this species. 

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