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Garo Hills caecilian

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Kingdom  Animalia
Family  Ichthyophiidae
Scientific name  Ichthyophis garoensis
Rank  Species
Phylum  Chordata
Genus  Ichthyophis
Higher classification  Ichthyophis
Garo Hills caecilian
Similar  Sikkimese caecilian, Ichthyophiidae, Ichthyophis

The Garo Hills caecilian, Ichthyophis garoensis, is a species of caecilian found in Assam and Meghalaya in north-eastern India. The Husain's caecilian Ichthyophis husaini was until 2016 considered a separate species. It is a subterranean caecilian that lives in the moist leaf-litter of tropical forests. It is typically found close to streams and other waterbodies.

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Garo Hills caecilian Wikipedia


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