Micrixalus mallani Biju, Garg, Gururaja, Shouche, and Walukar, 2014

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Micrixalidae > Genus: Micrixalus > Species: Micrixalus mallani

Micrixalus mallani Biju, Garg, Gururaja, Shouche, and Walujkar, 2014, Ceylon J. Sci., Biol. Sci., 43: 38. Holotype: BNHS 5694, by original designation. Type locality: "Pandimotta, Shendurney WLS, Kollam dist., Kerala state, India".

English Names

Mallan's Dancing Frog (original publication). 

Distribution

Western Ghats in the Indian state of Kerala, restricted to the south of the Palghat Gap; specifically reported from Pandimotta (Kollam District), Sabarimala (Pathanamthitta District), Athirimala and Ponkalapara (Thiruvananthapuram District). 

Comment

In the Micrixalus fuscus group of Biju, Garg, Gururaja, Shouche, and Walujkar, 2014, Ceylon J. Sci., Biol. Sci., 43: 14. 

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