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Indian Rice Frog

Fejervarya limnocharis

Description:

Indian Rice Frog, Rana limnocharis, are small, grayish brown with dark spots in colour. The belly is white. This species is often confused with wrinkled frog, Rana rugosa.

Habitat:

This species mainly inhabits ricefields. They are active until early November. The hibernation sites are underground.

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5 Comments

Gopal murali
Gopal murali 8 years ago

It belongs to genus Euphlyctis as there is presence of webbed foot and no warts seen on the surface of the body also the eyes are placed more on dorsal side i.e above the head not on the sides of the head...

alicelongmartin
alicelongmartin 8 years ago

Interesting!

LisaPowers
LisaPowers 8 years ago

I have missed a few of the early ones myself not understanding the power to educate here. I look forward to more spottings from you. Awesome work!

SuranjanMithra
SuranjanMithra 8 years ago

Thank you very much LisaPowers , I keep looking to get as much info as I can, will try and update on the ones I have missed out ......cheers !

LisaPowers
LisaPowers 8 years ago

Wow, what an amazing potfolio of work. How about including a bit of information with each new spotting to educate the rest of us!

SuranjanMithra
Spotted by
SuranjanMithra

India

Spotted on Aug 5, 2012
Submitted on Aug 15, 2012

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