Typhlonectes Natans FAQ

Typhlonectes Natans is a type of caecilian found in the aquarium trade in the US. They make good aquarium pets. T. Natans is the abbreviation. They are an amphibian from the Amazon tributaries and other rivers in South America. The whole species name is: Gymnophiona Typhlonectes Natans. The word Typhlonectes is used to refer to aquatic Caecilians from South America. (more…)


Japanese Firebelly Newt. Cynops pyrrhogaster

Japanese Firebelly Newt Cynops pyrrhogaster

Scientific Name: Cynops pyrrhogaster

Total Length: 3.5 – 5 inches

Range: Japanese islands of Honshu, Shikoku, and Kyusho