Rhinatrema Duméril and Bibron, 1841

Class: Amphibia > Order: Gymnophiona > Family: Rhinatrematidae > Genus: Rhinatrema
6 species

Rhinatrema Duméril and Bibron, 1841, Erp. Gen., 8: 288. Type species: Caecilia bivittata Guérin-Méneville, 1838, by monotypy.

Rhinatrème Duméril and Bibron, 1841, Erp. Gen., 8: 271. Non-Latinized generic name.

English Names

Two-lined Caecilians (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 26).


French Guiana, Surinam, Guyana, and adjacent Amapá, Brazil.


Wilkinson and Nussbaum, 2006, In Exbrayat (ed.), Reprod. Biol. Phylog. Gymnophiona: 39-78 [53-54], diagnosed the taxon.

Contained taxa (6 sp.):

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