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  • Herpetology A-48928 MCZ Herpetology
  • Grandisonia diminutiva
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  •    Paratype of Grandisonia diminutiva
  • Seychelles: Praslin: Plaine-Hollandaise [VERBATIM ELEVATION:800ft]
  • Africa: Seychelles Islands: Praslin Island
  • 0/6/1957-0/6/1957 (1957-06-01 - 1957-06-30)
Identifications
Grandisonia diminutiva Taylor, 1968
Animalia Chordata Amphibia Lissamphibia Gymnophiona Caeciliaidae Grandisonia diminutiva
Identified by Edward Harrison Taylor
Nature of ID: type ID
Remarks: EHTaylor/1968; Identification Made Date: 1968
Hypogephis rostratus
Animalia Chordata Amphibia Hypogephis rostratus
Identified by Catalog
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: Catalog/1995
Citations
Taylor 1968, Page 757, Paratype of Grandisonia diminutiva

Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Africa
Island Group: Seychelles Islands
Island: Praslin Island
Specific Locality: Seychelles: Praslin: Plaine-Hollandaise [VERBATIM ELEVATION:800ft]
Verbatim Locality: Seychelles: Praslin, Plaine-Hollandaise 800'
Locality Remarks: DON: Lord Richard Percy
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: 0/6/1957-0/6/1957 (1957-06-01 - 1957-06-30)
Collectors
GLionnet
Identifiers
muse location number: ZA48926
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) unchecked in collection 1
Remarks: TYPE: Grandisonia diminutiva Taylor; Taylor, E.H. 1968, The Caecilians of the World, pp. 757-760
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MCZ Herpetology Amphibia 041501-051450, pg.149

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