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Synonyms for caecilian

any of the small slender limbless burrowing wormlike amphibians of the order Gymnophiona

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We grew Solaginella apoda six times through its entire life cycle.
Selaginella apoda naturally lives in partially shaded habitats without direct sun.
Throughout the growing season, Selaginella apoda grew abundantly along the border of the sedge meadow.
The Caecilians, which are worm-like creatures, are in the Family Apoda (which means "without feet").
Lastly, using the list on the Divisions of Nature Preserves, Indiana Department of Natural Resources website (2007), the status of several plants at the IMI wetland complex is as follows: Rare: Spiranthes lucida and Triglochin palustre; Watch List: Filipendula rubra, Hydrastis canadensis, and Selaginella apoda.