Minervarya krishnan (Raj, Dinesh, Das, Dutta, Kar, and Mohapatra, 2018)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Dicroglossidae > Subfamily: Dicroglossinae > Genus: Minervarya > Species: Minervarya krishnan

Fejervarya krishnan Raj, Dinesh, Das, Dutta, Kar, and Mohapatra, 2018, Rec. Zool. Surv. India, 118: 11. Holotype: ZSI/WRC/A/2023, by original designation. Type locality: "Shimoga district, Karnataka, (N14.219698°; E 74.809669°), Alt. 508m ASL", India. 

Minervarya krishnan — Here (11 June 2018). Provisional assignment based on the assignment in the original publication to the Minervarya clade of the very recent Sanchez, Biju, Islam, Hasan, Ohler, Vences, and Kurabayashi, 2018, Salamandra, 54: 109–116. 

English Names

Jog Krishnan Cricket Frog (original publication). 

Distribution

Known only from the type locality (Jog fall, Shimoga district, Karnataka) in the Western Ghats of India, although expected to be more widely distributed. 

Comment

The sister taxon of Minervarya gomantaki (as Fejervarya) according to the original publication. 

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