Pseudophilautus puranappu Wickramasinghe, Vidanapathirana, Rajeev, Ariyarathne, Chanaka, Priyantha, Bandara, Wickramasinghe, 2013

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Rhacophoridae > Subfamily: Rhacophorinae > Genus: Pseudophilautus > Species: Pseudophilautus puranappu

Pseudophilautus puranappu Wickramasinghe, Vidanapathirana, Rajeev, Ariyarathne, Chanaka, Priyantha, Bandara, and Wickramasinghe, 2013, J. Threatened Taxa, 5: 3855. Holotype: NMSL 2013.06.01 NH, by original designation. Type locality: "Sripada (Peak Wilderness), Nuwara Eliya District, Central Province, Sri Lanka (06° 48’ 26” N & 80° 29’ 58” E; 2100 m)". 

English Names

Puran Appu’s Shrub Frog (original publication). 

Distribution

Known only from the vicinity of the type locality (Sripada Peak, Peak Wilderness, Nuwara Eliya District, Central Province, Sri Lanka, 1800 to 2100 m elevation. 

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