Nanorana vicina (Stoliczka, 1872)

Murree Hill frog



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Paa vicina (Stoliczka, 1872)


Conservation Status




India & Pakistan


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Stoliczka, F. (1872). Notes on some new species of Reptilia and Amphibia, collected by Dr. W. Waagen in North-Western Punjab. Proceeding of Asiatic Society Bengal 1872: 124-131.


Other references:

Ahmed, Waseem et al. (2020). Site Occupancy of Two Endemic Stream Frogs in Different Forest Types in Pakistan. Herpetological Conservation and Biology 15(3): 506-511.

Baig, K. J. (2002). Rediscovery of Murree Hill frog, Paa vicina after 130 years from Ayubia National Park, Pakistan. Proceedings of Pakistan Academy of Sciences 39(2): 261-262.

Gill, S., M. Rais, M. Saeed, W. Ahmed, and A. Akram. (2020). The tadpoles of Murree Hills Frog Nanorana vicina (Anura: Dicroglossidae). ZooTaxa 4759:440-442.


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