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East Usambara Mountain, Tanzania (Google, OSM) Out of range!
-5.1730113219, 38.5125732422
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Description

This endemic caecilian was found beneath a rotten log in a forested area in the Eastern Usambara Mountains. Several others of this species were also found in this area including an 8 cm long pink juvenile.

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Boulengerula boulengeri - Photo (c) Harper, et al. (2010; Field guide to the amphibians of the Eastern Arc Mountains and Coastal Forests of Tanzania and Kenya), some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
herpguy's ID: Boulengerula boulengeri, a member of Common Caecilians (Family Caeciliidae)
Posted by herpguy almost 3 years ago (Flag)
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Only four more Boulengerula species to go to have the whole genus!

Posted by muir almost 3 years ago (Flag)
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wicked.

Posted by greenrosettas almost 3 years ago (Flag)
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Boulengerula boulengeri - Photo (c) Harper, et al. (2010; Field guide to the amphibians of the Eastern Arc Mountains and Coastal Forests of Tanzania and Kenya), some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
jakob's ID: Boulengerula boulengeri, a member of Common Caecilians (Family Caeciliidae)
Posted by jakob almost 2 years ago (Flag)
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Identification Summary

Boulengerula boulengeri - Photo (c) Harper, et al. (2010; Field guide to the amphibians of the Eastern Arc Mountains and Coastal Forests of Tanzania and Kenya), some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
herpguy's ID: Boulengerula boulengeri, a member of Common Caecilians (Family Caeciliidae)
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Boulengerula boulengeri - Photo (c) Harper, et al. (2010; Field guide to the amphibians of the Eastern Arc Mountains and Coastal Forests of Tanzania and Kenya), some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
Community ID: Boulengerula boulengeri, a member of Common Caecilians (Family Caeciliidae)
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