Nyctibatrachus mewasinghi Krutha, Dahanukar, and Molur, 2017

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Nyctibatrachidae > Subfamily: Nyctibatrachinae > Genus: Nyctibatrachus > Species: Nyctibatrachus mewasinghi

Nyctibatrachus mewasinghi Krutha, Dahanukar, and Molur, 2017, J. Threatened Taxa, 9: 10990. Holotype: BNHS 5984, by original designation. Type locality: "Peruvannamuzhi (11.599 N & 75.819 E, 38m elevation), Malabar Wildlife Sanctuary, Kozhikode District, Kerala, India". 

English Names

Mewa Singh’s Nfight Frog (original publication). 


Known only from the type localfity (Peruvannamuzhi in Malabar Wildlife Sanctuary, Western Ghats off Kerala, India, north of the Palghat Gap. 


The sister taxon of Nyctibatrachus athirappillyensis according to the original publication. 

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