Hydrophylax bahuvistara Padhye, Jadhav, Modak, Nameer, and Dahanukar, 2015

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Ranidae > Genus: Hydrophylax > Species: Hydrophylax bahuvistara

Hydrophylax bahuvistara Padhye, Jadhav, Modak, Nameer, and Dahanukar, 2015, J. Threatened Taxa, 7: 7748. Holotype: BNHS 5921, by original designation. Type locality: "Tamhini, Mulshi (18.447° N & 73.431° E, 620 m), Pune District, Maharashtra, India". urn:lsid:zoobank.org:act:3CD3CD5B-FAC5-48AF-B256-E52281A75B1A 

English Names

Wide-spread Fungoid Frog (original publication). 

Distribution

Western Ghats region of Maharashtra, Karnataka, Goa, and Madhya Pradesh, possibly extending into extreme northern Kerala, southern India. 

Comment

The sister taxon of Hydrophylax malabaricus, and previously confused with that species, according to the original publication. See Hydrophylax malabaricus record for access to literature of Hydrophylax malabaricus in the sense of including populations of what is now named Hydrophylax bahuvistara

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