IUCN threat status:

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Banna caecilian

The Banna caecilian, Ichthyophis bannanicus, is a species of amphibian in the Ichthyophiidae family found in southern China and northern Vietnam, presumably also in adjacent eastern Myanmar and northern Laos.[2] Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests, rivers, intermittent rivers, plantations, rural gardens, heavily degraded former forest, irrigated land, and seasonally flooded agricultural land. It is threatened by habitat loss.[1]


  1. ^ a b Yuan Zhigang, Chou Wenhao, Wilkinson, M. & Gower, D. (2004). "Ichthyophis bannanicus". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.1. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 6 July 2013. 
  2. ^ Frost, Darrel R. (2013). "Ichthyophis bannanicus Yang, 1984". Amphibian Species of the World 5.6, an Online Reference. American Museum of Natural History. Retrieved 6 July 2013. 


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