Descriptions and articles about the Indus Valley Bullfrog, scientifically known as Hoplobatrachus tigerinus in the Encyclopedia of Life. Includes Overview; C. Very bulky frog with long muscular limbs. Distinctly long and pointed snout. The eardrum is large. Back skin have many fold but less warts than Hoplobatrachus. Rana tigerina Daudin, “An. XI”, Hist. Nat. Rain. Gren. Crap., Quarto: Holotype: Animal figured on pl. 20, of the original; originally in MNHNP, now lost.

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See account by Dutta and Manamendra-Arachchi,Amph. It is absent or uncommon in forested areas and coastal regions.

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Hoplobatrachus tigerinus – Wikipedia

Retrieved 27 December It is a distributed platform of stand-alone, taxon-specific, natural history websites that give ownership and recognition to contributing naturalists. For misidentifications please list reasons to assist in diagnosis.


Cultured Aquatic Species Information Programme. Dorsally yellowish green to olive brown with dark spots, these spots become more numerous and crowded towards the posterior side of the back.

Golden Frog Rana tigerina: Rana tigrina tigrina — Smith,Rec. Send a request for permission. Rana Rana tigrina — Boulenger,Rec. Retrieved 13 December The threats to tgierinus this taxon is subject.

Proportionately smaller digging appendage on the inner aspect of the sole.

Hoplobatrachus tigerinus – Indian Bull Frog – Amphibians of India

Powered by the open source Biodiversity Informatics Hpolobatrachus. National Centre for Biological Sciences NCBS holds copyright for all the original material and data compilations on the Amphibians of India and other Biodiversity Atlas – India websites, except that photographers hold copyright for images, as cited. Most of the Individuals have white – yellow dorsal stripe. Rana tigrina – Merrem, Tent. Considered a synonym of Rana limnocharis by Boulenger,Fauna Brit.

Euphlyctis tigerina — Poynton and Broadley,Ann. However, this is the preferred element if an object includes all of these things and details about conservation listings.

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Hoplobatrachus tigerinusthe Indus Higerinus bullfrog or Indian bullfrogpopular name Asian bullfrogAsean bullfrog or Asia bullfrogis a large species of frog found in mainland MyanmarBangladeshIndiaPakistanAfghanistanand Nepal. The platform is designed for aggregating, displaying and analysing biodiversity data from tropical developing countries and other biodiversity hotspots such as India.


They are also found in the Maldives and Madagascar. Articles with ‘species’ microformats. Hindlimb is very long; toes are long, entirely webbed with prominent rounded tips; a large, blunt inner metatarsal tubercle is present; a prominent dermal fold present on titerinus side of fifth toe and a more or less prominent dermal fold present on inner side of tarsus Skin of the dorsum is granulated, with large prominent ohplobatrachus and longitudinal glandular folds.

A checklist of amphibians of Kerala, India Desc: Rana picta Gravenhorst,Delic. Rana tigerina tigerina Mertens, Green or olive above, with dark spots; often a light vertebral line. Hoplobatrachus tigerinus — Dubois,Bull.