Nyctibatrachus webilla Garg, Suyesh, Sukesan, and Biju, 2017

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

Nyctibatrachus webilla Garg, Suyesh, Sukesan, and Biju, 2017, PeerJ, 5(e3007; DOI 10.7717/peerj.3007): 35. Holotype: ZSI/WGRC/V/A/933, by original designation. Type locality: "Kadalar (10°07′52.0″N 77°00′01.8″E, 1429 m), Idukki district, Kerala state, India". Zoobank publication registration: B27CCEEE-DA57-4CE6-B91F-7F799D3A8B9A

English Names

Kadalar Night Frog (original designation). 

Kadalar Wrinkled Frog (Dinesh, Radhakrishnan, Deepak, and Kulkarni, 2023, Fauna India Checklist, vers. 5.0 : 9).


Known only from the type locality (Kadalar, 1429 m elevation, Idukki district) located south of Palghat Gap in the Western Ghats state of Kerala, India. 

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: India

Endemic: India

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