Chthonerpeton braestrupi

Chthonerpeton braestrupi is a species of amphibian in the family Typhlonectidae.It is endemic to Brazil. Its natural habitats are rivers, swamps, freshwater marshes, intermittent freshwater marshes, pastureland, irrigated land, seasonally flooded agricultural land, canals and ditches.

Chthonerpeton braestrupi
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Amphibia
Order: Gymnophiona
Clade: Apoda
Family: Typhlonectidae
Genus: Chthonerpeton
C. braestrupi
Binomial name
Chthonerpeton braestrupi
Taylor, 1968


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