New species of leaping frogs from the Western Ghats
There was a review of family Ranixlidae, published in JoTT <http://threatenedtaxa.org/index.php/JoTT/article/view/2532> on 15 September 2016 with 4 new species and a new genus Walkerana! On 26th September, genus name Walkerana is replaced with Sallywalkerana (a replacement name within a fortnight!) as Walkerana was occupied name <http://threatenedtaxa.org/index.php/JoTT/article/view/3056/3798>. Yesterday, 2 more leaping frogs have been discovered from the Western Ghats <http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0166326>.
It is, in fact, raining frogs in the Western Ghats.
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with warm regards
November 17, 2016
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