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  • Title
    New locality record of the Travancore Bush Frog Raorchestes travancoricus Boulenger, 1891 (Amphibia: Anura: Rhacophoridae) from Periyar Tiger Reserve, Kerala, India
    Type
    Journal Article
    Description
    Raorchestes travancoricusis a rare and endemic rhacophorid from southern Western Ghats. The frogwas listed in the Extinct category of the IUCN Red List until June 2015,even after its rediscovery in 2004. In June 2015, theR. travancoricuswas reassessed to Endangered category. All published reports of the species are restricted to disturbed habitats outside protected areas and the current study report the presence of the species from eight different localities from a protected area the Periyar Tiger Reserve.
    Attribution
    Rajkumar K. Pratap, Prasad T. S., Das Sandeep, Sreehari R., Easa P. S., Sreejith K. A. (2016). Journal of Threatened Taxa 1(8) pp. 8379-8382; doi:10.11609/jott.2139.8.1.8379-8382