Beddomixalus bijui (Zachariah, Dinesh, Radhakrishnan, Kunhikrishnan, Palot, and Vishnudas, 2011)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Rhacophoridae > Subfamily: Rhacophorinae > Genus: Beddomixalus > Species: Beddomixalus bijui

Polypedates bijui Zachariah, Dinesh, Radhakrishnan, Kunhikrishnan, Palot, and Vishnudas, 2011, Biosystematica, 5: 49. Holotype: ZSI/WGRC V/A/842, by original designation. Type locality: "the tea plantations of Kadalar tea estate (N 10 °07′; E 77° 01′, Alt. 1393 m. a.s.l.) near KFDC plantation Idukki district Kerala, India".

Beddomixalus bijui — Abraham, Pyron, Ansil, Zachariah, and Zachariah, 2013, Zootaxa, 3640: 180. 

English Names

Montane Foam-nest Tree Frog (Dinesh, Radhakrishnan, Deepak, and Kulkarni, 2023, Fauna India Checklist, vers. 5.0 : 11).


Mid- to high-elevation (1100–1600m elevation) evergreen forests along the western slopes of the Eravikulam plateau in Kerala, and also on the Valparai plateau in the Anamalai Hills of Tamil Nadu, India. 

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: India

Endemic: India


 A very brief characterization, photograph, and dot map provided by Subramanian, Dinesh, and Radhakrishnan, 2013, Atlas of Endemic Amph. W. Ghats: 117.

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