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Schistometopum ephele
Aqua Ize Caecilian
family: Dermophiidae
genus: Schistometopum
Species Description: Taylor E.H. 1965. New Asiatic and African caecilians with redescriptions of certain other species. University of Kansas Science Bulletin 46: 253–302.
Taxonomic Notes: First described by Taylor, E. H. 1965. Removed from synonymy of Schistometopum thomense by O'Connell KA, et al. (2021) Speciation and secondary contact in a fossorial island endemic, the Sao Tome caecilian. Molecular Ecology.

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Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN Red List Status Account
National Status None
Regional Status None



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