Raorchestes archeos Vijayakumar, Dinesh, Prabhu, and Shanker, 2014

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Rhacophoridae > Subfamily: Rhacophorinae > Genus: Raorchestes > Species: Raorchestes archeos

Raorchestes archeos Vijayakumar, Dinesh, Prabhu, and Shanker, 2014, Zootaxa, 3893: 460. Holotype: ZSI/WGRC/V/A/865, by original designation. Type locality: "a forest site (8.6894 N, 77.1870 E), Agasthyamalai Massif (...), Western Ghats, [Tamil Nadu,] Peninsular India. 

English Names

Pandipath Bush Frog (Dinesh, Radhakrishnan, Deepak, and Kulkarni, 2023, Fauna India Checklist, vers. 5.0 : 13).


Mid-elevation (840−1071 m) wet evergreen forests of the Agasthyamalai Massif and observed from a site (9.0392 N, 77.1191 E) in Devarmalai Massif, which currently forms the northern limit of its range, Kerala and adjacent Tamil Nadu, India.  

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: India

Endemic: India

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