Small Flying Frog

Rhacophorus lateralis

''Rhacophorus lateralis'' is an endangered species of rhacophorid tree frog endemic to the Western Ghats in South India. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests, intermittent freshwater marshes and plantations. After its original description in 1883 by George Albert Boulenger, the frog was rediscovered in 2000 by Daniel Bennett and team from University of Aberdeen expedition to the region Along with ''R malabaricus'', it is one of the few anuran amphibians in India that constructs its nest above the ground using leaves.

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