Raorchestes terebrans (Das & Chanda, 1998)

Boring bush frog



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Philautus terebrans Das & Chanda, 1998; Pseudophilautus terebrans (Das & Chanda, 1998)


Conservation Status


Last record: 1983

IUCN RedList status: Data Deficient



Andhra Pradesh, India


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Das, I. and Chanda, S. K. (1998). A new species of Philautus (Anura: Rhacophoridae) from the Eastern Ghats, south-eastern India. Journal of South Asian Natural History 3(1): 103-112, 4 figs, 1 tab.


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.

Sushil Dutta, Karthikeyan Vasudevan, S.P. Vijayakumar, Chelmala Srinivasulu, S. Bhupathy. 2004. Raorchestes terebrans. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T58925A11857702. . Downloaded on 17 October 2015.


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