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Yellow-striped Caecilian

Ichthyophis sp.


Order: Gymnophiona; Family: Ichthyophiidae

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NickKing 5 years ago

Great spotting, I'm so jealous, I've always wanted to see a caecilian.

LisaPowers 5 years ago

Project Noah Fun Fact: Ichthyophis is a genus of caecilians found in Southeast Asia, the southern Philippines, and the western Indo-Australian Archipelago. Caecilians (New Latin, blind ones) are a group of limbless, serpentine amphibians. They mostly live hidden in the ground, making them the least familiar order of amphibians. ~Wikipedia

Yellow-striped Caecilian (Ichthyophis sp.)
spotted in Malaysia by PN member GC Gan.

GC Gan
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GC Gan

George Town, PNG, Malaysia

Spotted on Dec 30, 2015
Submitted on Dec 30, 2015

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