Walkerana Dahanukar, Modak, Krutha, Nameer, Padhye, and Molur, 2016

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Ranixalidae > Genus: Walkerana
3 species

Walkerana Dahanukar, Modak, Krutha, Nameer, Padhye, and Molur, 2016, J. Threatened Taxa, 8: 9234. Type species: Ixalus diplostictus Günther, 1876, by original designation. Junior homonym of Walkerana Otte & Perez-Gelabert in Otte, 2009 (insecta) (this earlier name shown to be a nomen nudum by Dubois, 2017, Zootaxa, 4237: 1). . 

Sallywalkerana Dahanukar, Modak, Krutha, Nameer, Padhye, and Molur, 2016, J. Threatened Taxa, 8: 9381. Unnecessary replacement name according to Dubois, 2017, Zootaxa, 4237: 1. 

Distribution

Known only from the Western Ghats of Kerala and Tamil Nadu south of the Palghat Gap, India. 

Comment

See brief review and discussion of molecular phylogenetics by Garg and Biju, 2016, PLoS One, 11(11:e0166326): 1–36. See nomenclatural discussion by Dubois, 2017, Zootaxa, 4237: 1–16. 

Contained taxa (3 sp.):

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