The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Oedipina paucidentata Brame, 1968

El Empalme worm salamander

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Last record: 1952

IUCN RedList status: Critically Endangered

 

Distribution

Costa Rica

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Brame, A. H. (1968). Systematics and evolution of the Mesoamerican salamander genus Oedipina. Journal of Herpetology 1968: 1-64.

 

Other references:

Federico Bolaños, Gerardo Chaves, David Wake, Jay Savage. (2004). Oedipina paucidentata. In: IUCN 2012. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2012.2. (https://www.iucnredlist.org). Downloaded on 17 February 2013.

 

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