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Caecilia  Linnaeus, 1758
Taxonomic Serial No.: 208531

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Coecilia Linnaeus, 1758
    Amphiumophis Werner, 1901
  Common Name(s): common caecilians [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2019   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassAmphibia  – amphibiens, anfíbio, Amphibians  
                         OrderGymnophiona  – Caecilians  
                            FamilyCaeciliidae Rafinesque, 1814 – Caecilians  
                               GenusCaecilia Linnaeus, 1758 – common caecilians  
    Direct Children:  
                                  SpeciesCaecilia abitaguae Dunn, 1942  
                                  SpeciesCaecilia albiventris Daudin, 1803  
                                  SpeciesCaecilia antioquiaensis Taylor, 1968  
                                  SpeciesCaecilia armata Dunn, 1942  
                                  SpeciesCaecilia attenuata Taylor, 1968  
                                  SpeciesCaecilia bokermanni Taylor, 1968  
                                  SpeciesCaecilia caribea Dunn, 1942  
                                  SpeciesCaecilia corpulenta Taylor, 1968  
                                  SpeciesCaecilia crassisquama Taylor, 1968  
                                  SpeciesCaecilia degenerata Dunn, 1942  
                                  SpeciesCaecilia disossea Taylor, 1968  
                                  SpeciesCaecilia dunni Hershkovitz, 1938  
                                  SpeciesCaecilia flavopunctata Roze and Solano, 1963  
                                  SpeciesCaecilia gracilis Shaw, 1802  
                                  SpeciesCaecilia guntheri Dunn, 1942  
                                  SpeciesCaecilia inca Taylor, 1973  
                                  SpeciesCaecilia isthmica Cope, 1877  
                                  SpeciesCaecilia leucocephala Taylor, 1968  
                                  SpeciesCaecilia marcusi Wake, 1985  
                                  SpeciesCaecilia mertensi Taylor, 1973  
                                  SpeciesCaecilia museugoeldi Maciel and Hoogmoed, 2018  
                                  SpeciesCaecilia nigricans Boulenger, 1902  
                                  SpeciesCaecilia occidentalis Taylor, 1968  
                                  SpeciesCaecilia orientalis Taylor, 1968  
                                  SpeciesCaecilia pachynema Günther, 1859  
                                  SpeciesCaecilia perdita Taylor, 1968  
                                  SpeciesCaecilia pressula Taylor, 1968  
                                  SpeciesCaecilia subdermalis Taylor, 1968  
                                  SpeciesCaecilia subnigricans Dunn, 1942  
                                  SpeciesCaecilia subterminalis Taylor, 1968  
                                  SpeciesCaecilia tentaculata Linnaeus, 1758  
                                  SpeciesCaecilia tenuissima Taylor, 1973  
                                  SpeciesCaecilia thompsoni Boulenger, 1902  
                                  SpeciesCaecilia volcani Taylor, 1969  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Amphibian Species of the World: an Online Reference v6, database (version 6.0)  
  Acquired: 2019   
  Notes: Frost, Darrel R. 2019. Amphibian Species of the World: an Online Reference. Version 6 (12 September, 2019). Electronic Database accessible at American Museum of Natural History, New York, USA   
  Reference for: Caecilia   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Caecilia   
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  Comment: Caecilia Linnaeus, 1758 is a senior homonym of fish genus Caecilia Lacepède, 1800 (TSN 635351)  



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