Minervarya kadar (Garg and Biju, 2017)

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

Fejervarya kadar Garg and Biju, 2017, Zootaxa, 4277: 475. Holotype: ZSI/WGRC/V/A/940, by original designation. Type locality: "Thavalakuzhipara, (10°17’01.7” N 76°41’06.4” E, 577 m asl), Vazhachal forest division, Thrissur district, Kerala state, India". http://zoobank.org/urn:lsid:zoobank.org:act:A9F6F16C-839B-4B13-95CF-A5DCA9165D68 

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

English Names

Kadar Burrowing Frog (original publication). 


Known only from its type locality Thavalakuzhipara (Vazhachal forest), south of Palghat gap in the Western Ghats state of Kerala, southern India. 


In the Fejervarya rufescens group according to the original publication. Garg and Biju, 2021, Asian Herpetol. Res., 12: 345–370, summarized the systematics of this member of the Minervarya rufescens group and mapped its distribution.

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