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Oedipina taylori (Taylor's Worm Salamander)

Wikipedia Abstract

Oedipina taylori (common name: Taylor's worm salamander) is a species of salamander in the family Plethodontidae.It is found in El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras.Its natural habitats are tropical moist lowland forests and moist montane forests.It is threatened by habitat loss.
View Wikipedia Record: Oedipina taylori

Endangered Species

Status: Endangered
View IUCN Record: Oedipina taylori


Adult Length [1]  9 inches (22.9 cm)
Litters / Year [1]  1


Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Apaneca-Llamatepec UNESCO-MAB Biosphere Reserve 145931 El Salvador  

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