Amolops monticola

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Amolops monticola
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Amphibia
Order: Anura
Family: Ranidae
Genus: Amolops
Species: A. monticola
Binomial name
Amolops monticola
(Anderson, 1871)

Amolops monticola is a species of frog found in Asia. The species range includes the northeastern parts of India, Nepal and Tibet, China. The primary habitat is temperate forests and wetlands, especially shaded stream rapids, at elevations of 850–2,350m. This frog lays eggs in stone crevices along the edges of streams, and on aquatic plants. It is not considered threatened by the IUCN.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Fei Liang; Michael Wai Neng Lau; Annemarie Ohler; Tej Kumar Shrestha (2004). "Amolops monticola". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2012.2. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 14 April 2013.