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Pseudophilautus pardus Meegaskumbura, Manamendra-Arachchi, Schneider & Pethiyagoda, 2007

Leopard shrub frog

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Philautus pardus Meegaskumbura, Manamendra-Arachchi, Schneider & Pethiyagoda, 2007

 

Conservation Status

Extinct

Last record: "prior to 1859" (Meegaskumbura & Pethiyagoda, 2008)

IUCN RedList status: Extinct

 

Distribution

Sri Lanka

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Meegaskumbura, M., K. Manamendra-Arachchi, C.J. Schneider & R. Pethiyagoda. (2007). New species amongst Sri Lanka’s extinct shrub frogs (Amphibia: Rhacophoridae: Philautus). Zootaxa 1397: 1-15.

 

Other references:

IUCN SSC Amphibian Specialist Group. 2020. Pseudophilautus pardus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2020: e.T136163A156588728. https://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2020-3.RLTS.T136163A156588728.en. Accessed on 02 July 2022.

Manamendra-Arachchi, Kelum and Meegaskumbura, Madhava. (2012). The Taxonomy and Conservation Status of Amphibians in Sri Lanka, pp. 88-98. In: The National Red List 2012 of Sri Lanka: Conservation Status of the Fauna and Flora. Weerakoon, D. K. and Wijesundara, S. (eds.). Ministry of Environment, Colombo, Sri Lanka. viii + 476 pp.

Madhava Meegaskumbura and Rohan Pethiyagoda. (2008). Pseudophilautus pardus. In: IUCN 2013. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.2. (http://www.iucnredlist.org). Downloaded on 18 January 2014.

Meegaskumbura, M., Manamendra-Arachchi, K., Schneider, C.J. and Pethiyagoda, R. 2007. New species amongst Sri Lanka’s extinct shrub frogs (Amphibia: Rhacophoridae: Philautus). Zootaxa 1397: 1-15.

http://extinctanimals.proboards.com/thread/10220/philautus-pardus

 

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