Animalia > Chordata > Amphibia > Caudata > Plethodontidae > Oedipina > Oedipina collaris

Oedipina collaris (Collared Worm Salamander)

Synonyms: Oedipina serpens; Oedipus collaris; Spelerpes collaris

Wikipedia Abstract

Oedipina collaris is a species of salamander in the family Plethodontidae.It is found in Costa Rica, Nicaragua, and Panama.Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests.It is threatened by habitat loss.
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Adult Length [1]  10 inches (25.5 cm)
Nocturnal [1]  Yes


Name Countries Ecozone Biome Species Report Climate Land
Talamancan montane forests Costa Rica, Panama Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Chagres National Park 324353 Panama  
Donoso Multiple Use Area 484099 Panama      
La Amistad International Park National Park II 541617 Panama, Costa Rica  
Palo Seco Protected Forest 414551 Panama    

Biodiversity Hotspots

Name Location Endemic Species Website
Mesoamerica Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama Yes

Range Map

External References


Attributes / relations provided by
1Oliveira, Brunno Freire; São-Pedro, Vinícius Avelar; Santos-Barrera, Georgina; Penone, Caterina; C. Costa, Gabriel. (2017) AmphiBIO, a global database for amphibian ecological traits. Sci. Data.
Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 Wildfinder Database
Biodiversity Hotspots provided by Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund
Abstract provided by DBpedia licensed under a Creative Commons License
Species taxanomy provided by GBIF Secretariat (2022). GBIF Backbone Taxonomy. Checklist dataset accessed via on 2023-06-13; License: CC BY 4.0