Raorchestes dubius (Boulenger, 1882)

Darjeeling bubble-nest frog, Boulenger's tree frog, Günther's micro tree frog



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Ixalus jerdonii Günther, 1876:575; Philautus dubius (Boulenger, 1882)


Conservation Status


Last record: 1872

IUCN RedList status: Data Deficient



West Bengal, India


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Günther, A. C. L. G. (1876 "1875"). Third report on collections of Indian reptiles obtained by the British Museum. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1875: 567-577.

Other references:

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

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

Sushil Dutta, Annemarie Ohler, Saibal Sengupta. 2004. Philautus dubius. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T58837A11848118. . Downloaded on 15 October 2015.


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