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

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

Raorchestes blandus Vijayakumar, Dinesh, Prabhu, and Shanker, 2014, Zootaxa, 3893: 466. Holotype: ZSI/WGRC/V/A/869, by original designation. Type locality: "a fragmented lowland wet evergreen forest site (10.1284 N, 76.7588 E) on the western side of the Anaimalai Massif (...), [Kerala,] Western Ghats, Peninsular India". 

English Names

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


Low to mid-elevations (45 to 806 m) of the Anaimali Massif, Kerala and Tamil Nadu, India. 

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: India

Endemic: India

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