Ichthyophis nokrekensis

TaxonavigationEdit

Taxonavigation: Gymnophiona 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Superphylum: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Megaclassis: Osteichthyes
Cladus: Sarcopterygii
Cladus: Rhipidistia
Cladus: Tetrapodomorpha
Cladus: Eotetrapodiformes
Cladus: Elpistostegalia
Superclassis: Tetrapoda
Classis: Amphibia
Subclassis: Lissamphibia
Ordo: Gymnophiona

Familia: Ichthyophiidae
Genus: Ichthyophis
Species: Ichthyophis nokrekensis

NameEdit

Ichthyophis nokrekensis Mathew & Sen, 2009

Type locality: "Meghalaya, West Garo Hills, Nokrek Biosphere Reserve, Sasatgre (Alt. 341 m, N 25°28′09.3″ E 90°15′39.7″)", northeastern India.

Holotype: ZSI-ERS 840.

ReferencesEdit

  • Mathew, R. & Sen, N. 2009. Studies on caecilians (Amphibia: Gymnophiona: Ichthyophiidae) of North East India with description of three new species of Ichthyophis from Garo Hills, Meghalaya and additional information on Ichthyophis garoensis Pillai & Ravichandran, 1999. Records of the Zoological Survey of India, Occasional Paper 309: 1–56.

Vernacular namesEdit

English: Nokrek's Caecilian