La Fortuna worm salamander Oedipina gephyra, copyright Josiah Townsend.

Belongs within: Plethodontidae.

Oedipina, the worm salamanders, is a genus of long-bodied lungless salamanders found between Mexico and northern South America.

<==Oedipina Keferstein 1868FG06
|--+--O. kasiosPW11
| `--O. quadraPW11
`--+--O. gephyraPW11
`--O. (Oedipinola)KPB07
| i. s.: O. (O.) fortunensis Köhler, Ponce & Batista 2007KPB07
|--+--O. (O.) carablanca Brame 1968KPB07, PW11, KPB07
| `--O. elongataPW11
`--+--+--O. (O.) maritima García-París & Wake 2000KPB07, PW11, KPB07
| `--+--O. (O.) complex (Dunn 1924)KPB07, PW11, KPB07
| `--O. (O.) parvipes (Peters 1879)KPB07, PW11, KPB07
`--+--+--O. (O.) alleni Taylor 1954KPB07, PW11, KPB07
| `--O. (O.) savagei García-París & Wake 2000KPB07, PW11, KPB07
`--+--O. stenopodiaPW11
`--+--O. grandisPW11
`--+--+--O. collarisPW11
| `--+--O. cyclocaudaPW11
| `--O. pseudouniformisPW11
`--+--O. poelziPW11
`--+--O. leptopodaPW11
`--+--O. gracilisPW11
`--+--O. pacificensisPW11
`--O. uniformisPW11

*Type species of generic name indicated


[FG06] Frost, D. R., T. Grant, J. Faivovich, R. H. Bain, A. Haas, C. F. B. Haddad, R. O. de Sá, A. Channing, M. Wilkinson, S. C. Donnellan, C. J. Raxworthy, J. A. Campbell, B. L. Blotto, P. Moler, R. C. Drewes, R. A. Nussbaum, J. D. Lynch, D. M. Green & W. C. Wheeler. 2006. The amphibian tree of life. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 297: 1–370.

[KPB07] Köhler, G., M. Ponce & A. Batista. 2007. A new species of worm salamander (genus Oedipina) from Fortuna, western central Panama (Amphibia, Caudata, Plethodontidae). Senckenbergiana Biologica 87 (2): 213–217.

[PW11] Pyron, R. A., & J. J. Wiens. 2011. A large-scale phylogeny of Amphibia including over 2800 species, and a revised classification of extant frogs, salamanders, and caecilians. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 61: 543–583.

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