Indirana tysoni Dahanukar, Modak, Krutha, Nameer, Padhye, and Molur, 2016

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

Indirana tysoni Dahanukar, Modak, Krutha, Nameer, Padhye, and Molur, 2016, J. Threatened Taxa, 8: 9258. Holotype: BNHS 5979, by original designation. Type locality: "India: Kerala: Ranipuram Vested Forest (12.4190N & 75.3530E, elevation 932m)". urn:lsid:zoobank.org:act:B9624C9D-789F-49FD-85AF-43C7E310F107 

English Names

Tyson's Leaping Frog (original publication). 

Distribution

Known from two localities in the Western Ghats of South India: Ranipuram (932 m elevation), Kerala, and Chikmagalur district (Charmadi Ghats) and Kodagu district (Bhagamandala, Coorg, Madikeri and Thalakaveri) in Karnataka. 

Comment

In the Indirana semipalmata group according to the original publication. See brief account by Garg and Biju, 2016, PLoS One, 11(11:e0166326): 19–20. 

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