Nyctibatrachus mewasinghi Krutha, Dahanukar, and Molur, 2017

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Nyctibatrachidae > Genus: Nyctibatrachus > Species: Nyctibatrachus mewasinghi

Nyctibatrachus mewasinghi Krutha, Dahanukar, and Molur, 2017, J. Threatened Taxa, 9: 10990. Holotype: BNHS 5984, by original designation. Type locality: "Peruvannamuzhi (11.599 N & 75.819 E, 38m elevation), Malabar Wildlife Sanctuary, Kozhikode District, Kerala, India". urn:lsid:zoobank.org:act:CF14F2CB-2107-4DC8-86BD-6C6866D8C334 

English Names

Mewa Singh’s Nfight Frog (original publication). 

Distribution

Known only from the type localfity (Peruvannamuzhi in Malabar Wildlife Sanctuary, Western Ghats off Kerala, India, north of the Palghat Gap. 

Comment

The sister taxon of Nyctibatrachus athirappillyensis according to the original publication. 

External links:

Please note: these links will take you to external websites not affiliated with the American Museum of Natural History. We are not responsible for their content.