Indirana longicrus Rao, 1937:414

Rao's frog



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Philautus longricrus Rao, 1937:414; Indirana longricrus Rao, 1937:414; Philautus crnri Dutta, 1985


Conservation Status


Last record: 1937 or before



Karnataka, India


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Rao, C. R. N. (1937). On some new forms of Batrachia from south India. Proceedings of the Indian Academy of Science [1937]: 387-427.


Other references:

Biju, S.D. 2001. A synopsis to the frog fauna of the Western Ghats, India. Occasional Publication 1. ISCB: 1-24.

S.D. Biju, Sushil Dutta, Robert Inger. 2004. Indirana longicrus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T58313A11763661. Downloaded on 24 January 2016.

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

Dubois, A. 1999. Invited editorial / Book review - South Asian Amphibia: a new frontier for taxonomists. Journal of South Asian Natural History: 8.

Dutta, S.K. 1997. Amphibians of India and Sri Lanka. Odyssey Publishing House, Bhubaneswar.


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