Pseudophilautus zimmeri Ahl, 1927

Rummassala shrub frog, Rummassala panduru madiya

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Philautus zimmeri Ahl, 1927; Rhacophorus zimmeri Ahl, 1927

 

Conservation Status

Extinct

Last record: 1927 or before

IUCN RedList status: Extinct

 

Distribution

Sri Lanka

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Ahl, E. (1927). Zur Systematik der Asiatischen Arten der Froschgattung Rhacophorus. Sitzungsberichte der Gesellschaft. Naturforschender Freunde zu Berlin, 15: 35-47.

 

Other references:

Bossuyt, F. and Dubois, A. 2001. A review of the frog genus Philautus Gistel, 1848 (Amphibia, Anura, Ranidae, Rhacophorinae). Zeylanica 6: 1-112.

IUCN SSC Amphibian Specialist Group. 2020. Pseudophilautus zimmeri. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2020: e.T58939A156586253. https://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2020-3.RLTS.T58939A156586253.en. Accessed on 01 July 2022.

Kelum Manamendra-Arachchi, Anslem de Silva. (2004). Pseudophilautus zimmeri. In: IUCN 2012. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2012.2. (http://www.iucnredlist.org). Downloaded on 17 February 2013.

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.

Manamendra-Arachchi, Kelum and Pethiyagoda, R. (2005). The Sri Lankan shrub-frogs of the genus Philautus Laurent, 1943 (Ranidae, Rhacophorinae), with description of 27 new species. Raffles Bulletin of Zoology Supplement [volume?]: 163-303.

 

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