Minervarya dhaka (Howlader, Nair, and Merilä, 2016)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Dicroglossidae > Subfamily: Dicroglossinae > Genus: Minervarya > Species: Minervarya dhaka

Zakerana dhaka Howlader, Nair, and Merilä, 2016, PLoS One, 11(3): e0149597: 5. Holotype: MZH-3371, by original designation. Type locality: "Kabi Kazi Nazrul Islam Hall (23° 46'15.25"N, 90°22'39.87"E), Sher-e-Bangla Agricultural University campus, Sher-e-Bangla Nagar, Dhaka, Bangladesh". urn:lsid:zoobank.org:act:64954E38-8611-4067-994F-820B7F787A6A

Fejervarya dhaka — Frost, 2016, Amph. Spec. World, vers. 6.0. Bringing taxonomy into line with  synonymy of Zekerana by Dinesh, Vijayakumar, Channakeshavamurthy, Torsekar, Kulkarni, and Shanker, 2015, Zootaxa, 3999: 79, a paper not mentioned by Howlader et al., 2016. 

Minervarya dhaka — Sanchez, Biju, Islam, Hasan, Ohler, Vences, and Kurabayashi, 2018, Salamandra, 54: 115. 

English Names

None noted. 


Known from the city of Dhaka, likely extending north to Mymenshing District, Bangladesh. 


Most closely related to Fejervarya asmati (as Zakerana) according to the original publication. 

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