Micrixalus nigraventris Biju, Garg, Gururaja, Shouche, and Walujkar, 2014

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

Micrixalus nigraventris Biju, Garg, Gururaja, Shouche, and Walujkar, 2014, Ceylon J. Sci., Biol. Sci., 43: 59. Holotype. BNHS 5793, by original designation. Type locality: "Kodaikanal, Dindigul dist., Tamil Nadu state, India". 

English Names

 Black-bellied Dancing Frog (original publication). 

Distribution

Western Ghats of Kerala and Tamil Nadu,between the Palghat Gap and the Shencottah Gap; specifically reported in Eravikulam National Park (Idukki District) in Kerala , and Kodaikanal (Dindigul District) in Tamil Nadu. 

Comment

In the Micrixalus silvaticus group of Biju, Garg, Gururaja, Shouche, and Walujkar, 2014, Ceylon J. Sci., Biol. Sci., 43: 1-87. 

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