Scutiger occidentalis Dubois, 1978

Kashmir spinular frog



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

IUCN RedList status: Synonym of Scutiger nyingchiensis


Conservation Status

Invalid (synonym)

Last record: 1977



Jammu and Kashmir, India












Original scientific description:

Dubois, A. (1978). Une espèce nouvelle de Scutiger Theobald 1868 de l'Himalaya occidental (Anura: Pelobatidae). Senckenbergiana Biologica [1978]: 163-171.


Other references:

Annandale, N. (1917). The occurrence of Rana pleskei Günther in Kashmir. Records of the Indian Museum Calcutta [1917]: 417-418.

Dubois, A. (1987). Miscellanea taxonomica batrachologica (I). Alytes [1987]: 7-95.

Hofmann, Sylvia et al. (2021). Genetic variation and tadpoles of the westernmost Himalayan lazy toad Scutiger occidentalis. Zoologischer Anzeiger 294: 205-209.

Fei Liang, Michael Wai Neng Lau, Sushil Dutta, Annemarie Ohler, Tej Kumar Shrestha. 2004. Scutiger nyingchiensis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T57619A11664484. . Downloaded on 17 October 2015.


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