Indosylvirana indica (Biju, Garg, Mahony, Wijayathilaka, Senevirathne, and Meegaskumbura, 2014)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Ranidae > Genus: Indosylvirana > Species: Indosylvirana indica

Hylarana indica Biju, Garg, Mahony, Wijayathilaka, Senevirathne, and Meegaskumbura, 2014, Contr. Zool., Amsterdam, 83: 306. Holotype: BNHS 5847, by original designation. Type locality: "Charmadi Ghats, Chikmagalur dist., Karnataka state, India".  

Indosylvirana indica — Oliver, Prendini, Kraus, and Raxworthy, 2015, Mol. Phylogenet. Evol., 90: 190. 

Hylarana indica — Dubois, Ohler, and Pyron, 2021, Megataxa, 5: 501, by implication.

English Names

Indian Golden-backed Frog (original publication). 


Western Ghats north of the Palghat Gap in the states of Karnataka and adjoining regions in Kerala, India, at elevations between 60 and 1145 m. 


In the Hylarana flavescens group according to the original publication. 

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