Preview Mode Links will not work in preview mode

The Wild Episode

Hello and welcome to The Wild Episode - a collection of wonders, curiosities and occasionally horrors from the natural world. Check out the main website,, for more info and full shownotes!

May 24, 2023

The São Tomé Caecilian is a fantastic creature: an extremely yellow legless amphibian living in the soil on a single volcanic island. An extraordinary example of an already extraordinary group of animals.

Subscribe to the show to make sure you don't miss any future Wild Episodes, and e-mail your comments, corrections, suggestions or feedback to help make those future episodes better!

You can also follow the show on Facebook or Twitter.

To support the show, please share on social media, rate and review in your podcast app! Thank you.

Show notes, with photos, video and links to lots more information, are available at


Opening & Closing Themes: Running Waters and Acoustic Meditation by Audionautix (Jason Shaw), from CC BY 3.0.

Modified versions of: Minor With Cricket and Second Nature by Audionautix (Jason Shaw), from CC BY 3.0 and Dizzy Spells - Instrumental by Josh Woodward. CC BY 4.0.