Project Noah

Project Noah is a tool to explore and document wildlife and a platform to harness the power of citizen scientists everywhere.

Join Project Noah Today

Common paddy field frog

Fejervarya limnocharis

Description:

Common paddy field frog can be distinguished from similar two other Fejervarya species by the absence of the longitudinal ridges on the dorsal area of the body and having more or less round tubercles instead. It is one of the commonest frog of the island found in paddy fields, streams, ponds and such other water bodies. However sometimes it encounters even far away from the water. It is distributed in both wet and dry zones of the country below about 1400m a.s.l



No species ID suggestions

Nuwara Eliya CP, Sri Lanka

Lat: 6.69, Long: 80.80

Spotted on Jun 28, 2013
Submitted on Jul 5, 2013

Related spottings

Fejervarya sp Rice Field Frog Fejervarya limnocharis 澤蛙 Fejervarya limnocharis 澤蛙

Nearby spottings

Sandalwood Tamil Bushbrown Tailless Lineblue Clearwing Tussock Moth Caterpillar