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

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

Raorchestes primarrumpfi Vijayakumar, Dinesh, Prabhu, and Shanker, 2014, Zootaxa, 3893: 479. Holotype: ZSI/WGRC/V/A/881, by original designation. Type locality: "a grassland site (11.2331 N, 76.5443 E), Nilgiri Massif (...), Western Ghats, [Tamil Nadu,] Peninsular India". 

English Names

Nilgiri Grassland Bush Frog (Dinesh, Radhakrishnan, Deepak, and Kulkarni, 2023, Fauna India Checklist, vers. 5.0 : 14).


Restricted in range to the very high elevations of the Nilgiri Massif, Tamil Nadu, India. 

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: India

Endemic: India

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