Pseudophilautus viridis (Manamendra-Arachchi and Pethiyagoda, 2005)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Rhacophoridae > Subfamily: Rhacophorinae > Genus: Pseudophilautus > Species: Pseudophilautus viridis

Philautus viridis Manamendra-Arachchi and Pethiyagoda, 2005, Raffles Bull. Zool., Suppl., 12: 235. Holotype: WHT 5127, by original designation. Type locality: "Agra Arboretum, near Agarapatana, alt. 1555 m (06° 51′ N, 80° 41′ E)", Sri Lanka.

Pseudophilautus viridisLi, Che, Murphy, Zhao, Zhao, Rao, and Zhang, 2009, Mol. Phylogenet. Evol., 53: 519. Provisional arrangement and by implication.


English Names

Dull-green Shrub Frog (de Silva, 2009, Amph. Rep. Sri Lanka Photograph. Guide: 122).


Central hills of south-central Sri Lanka at elevation of 1555-1830 m.


Most similar to Philatus femoralis according to the original publication. See photograph, map, description of geographic range and habitat, and conservation status in Stuart, Hoffmann, Chanson, Cox, Berridge, Ramani, and Young, 2008, Threatened Amph. World: 535. de Silva, 2009, Amph. Rep. Sri Lanka Photograph. Guide: 122, provided a brief account and color photograph.

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