Raorchestes bombayensis

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Raorchestes bombayensis
Bombay Shrub Frog.JPG
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Amphibia
Order: Anura
Family: Rhacophoridae
Genus: Raorchestes
Species: R. bombayensis
Binomial name
Raorchestes bombayensis
(Annandale, 1919)
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Distribution of Raorchestes bombayensis

Ixalus bombayensis Annandale, 1919
Philautus bombayensis (Annandale, 1919)
Pseudophilautus bombayensis (Annandale, 1919)

Philautus bombayensis is a species of frog in the Rhacophoridae family. It is endemic to the Western Ghats, India.

Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests, subtropical or tropical moist montane forests, subtropical or tropical moist shrubland, and heavily degraded former forest. It is threatened by habitat loss.


  1. ^ Biju, S.D., Shanker, K., Vijayakumar, S.P., Srinivasulu, C., S. Bhupathy & Padhye, A. 2004. Philautus bombayensis. 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 23 July 2007.

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