Ichthyophis

Ichthyophis

 

a genus of apodal amphibians of the family Coeciliidae. The body, which reaches a length of 50 cm, has small, inconspicuous calcareous scales on the skin. There are about 30 species, distributed in South and Southeast Asia. The most common species is I. glutinosus.

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There have been many studies in amphibian brain such as caecilian Ichthyophis kohtaoensis, Ichthyophis beddome, salamander and fire-bellied toad (Naujoks-Manteuffel et al., 1988; Pinelli et al., 1997; Gramapurohit et al., 2000; Wang et al., 2007; Hauswaldt et al., 2007) and so on.
On the presence of nucleus ruber in the urodele Salamandra salamandra and the caecilian Ichthyophis kohtaoensis.
Distribution of gonadotropin-releasing hormone immunoreactivity in the brain of Ichthyophis beddomei (Amphibia: Gymnophiona).
2004: Sex-related growth patterns in a caecilian amphibian (genus Ichthyophis): evidence from laboratory data.
The Malatgan River Caecilian (Ichthyophis weberi) was also found for the first time in over 50 years.
Cranial Musculature in the Larva of the Caecilian, Ichthyophis kohtaoensis (Lissamphibia: Gymnophiona).
Ichthyophis bannanicus is the only representative of Gymnophiona found in China (Fei et al., 2005).
Observations on the eggs and larvae of Ichthyophis glutinosus.
Embryonic and larval development in the caecilian Ichthyophis kohtaoensis (Amphibia, gymnophiona): a staging table.
V Observations on external gills of juvenile of Ichthyophis bombayensis (Amphibia-Ichthyophiidae).
Wen, Y The current status of Ichthyophis bannanicus Yang.
The Center for Sustainability is also very pleased to announce the finding of the Malatgan River Caecilian (Ichthyophis weberi) for the first time in over 50 years.