Indirana salelkari Modak, Dahanukar, Gosavi, and Padhye, 2015

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Ranixalidae > Genus: Indirana > Species: Indirana salelkari

Indirana salelkari Modak, Dahanukar, Gosavi, and Padhye, 2015, J. Threatened Taxa, 7: 7495. Holotype: BNHS 5931, by original designation. Type locality: "Tanshikar Spice Farm in Neturlim (15.095° N & 74.211° E; elevation 78m), Sanguem Taluk, South Goa District, Goa, India". zoobank:, zoobank: 

English Names

Netravali Leaping Frog (original publication). 


Known only from the Western Ghats states of Goa and Karnataka, India, north of Palghat gap


The sister taxon of Indirana chiravasi according to the original publication.  Dahanukar, Modak, Krutha, Nameer, Padhye, and Molur, 2016, J. Threatened Taxa, 8: 9276–9278, provided a detailed account and placed this in the Indirana beddomii group. See brief account by Garg and Biju, 2016, PLoS One, 11(11:e0166326): 24–25. 

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