Gaboon caecilian

Geotrypetes seraphini

The Gaboon caecilian, ''Geotrypetes seraphini'', is a species of amphibian in the Dermophiidae family.
It is found in Cameroon, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ivory Coast, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Ghana, Guinea, Liberia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, and possibly Angola, and the Republic of the Congo.
Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests, plantations, rural gardens, urban areas, heavily degraded former forests, and seasonally flooded agricultural land.
Status: Least concern
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Taxonomy
KingdomAnimalia
DivisionChordata
ClassAmphibia
OrderGymnophiona
FamilyDermophiidae
GenusGeotrypetes
SpeciesG. seraphini
Photographed in
Cameroon