Raorchestes kakkayamensis Garg, Suyesh, Das, Bee, and Biju, 2021

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

Raorchestes kakkayamensis Garg, Suyesh, Das, Bee, and Biju, 2021, PeerJ, 9 (e10791): 29.Holotype: BNHS 6092, by original designaiton. Type locality: "Kakkayam (11.5542° N, 75.9196° E, 750 m asl), Kozhikode district, Kerala State, India". http://zoobank.org/urn:lsid:zoobank.org:act:BD7A17C6-A1E2-421A-B0E8-2336931CD63F

English Names

Kakkayam Shrub Frog (original publication). 


Known only from its type locality (Kakkayam) in Kozhikode District, north of Palghat Gap in Kerala State, India, 750 m elevation. 


In the Raorchestes bombayensis group, according to the original publication, where the external morphology, vocalization, and habitat were discussed. 

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