Pseudophilautus hypomelas Webless Shrub Frog
Also known as:
Webless Pygmy Tree Frog
Nuwara Eliya, Nuwara Eliya District, Central Province, Sri LankaAugust 9, 2019
Webless Shrub Frog (Pseudophilautus hypomelas) Webless Shrub Frog (Pseudophilautus hypomelas)
Pseudophilautus hypomelas was rediscovered in 2013 after it hadn't been seen in 137 years and had been declared extinct. The ID for these frogs was provided by my guide Udaya Chanaka, with the help of his former teacher and Pseudophilautus expert Kelum Manamendra-Arachchi.
Online references: