Taruga fastigo

TaxonavigationEdit

Taxonavigation: Anura 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Superphylum: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Megaclassis: Osteichthyes
Cladus: Sarcopterygii
Cladus: Rhipidistia
Cladus: Tetrapodomorpha
Cladus: Eotetrapodiformes
Cladus: Elpistostegalia
Superclassis: Tetrapoda
Classis: Amphibia
Subclassis: Lissamphibia
Ordo: Anura

Familia: Rhacophoridae
Genus: Taruga
Species: Taruga fastigo

NameEdit

  • Taruga fastigo (Manamendra-Arachchi & Pethiyagoda, 2001)
    • Type locality: "Morningside Estate (near Rakwana), alt. 1060 m (06°24´N, 80°38´E)", Sri Lanka
    • Holotype: WHT 2352

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ReferencesEdit

  • Manamendra-Arachchi and Pethiyagoda, 2001, J. South Asian Nat. Hist., 5: 192.
  • Meegaskumbura, M., S. Meegaskumbura, G. Bowatte, K. Manamendra-Arachchi, R. Pethiyagoda, J. Hanken, and C.J. Schneider 2010: Taruga (Anura: Rhacophoridae), a new genus of foam-nesting tree frogs endemic to Sri Lanka. Ceylon Journal of Science (Biological Sciences), 39: 75–94. ISSN: 0069-2379. (PDF)

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Vernacular namesEdit

English: Fastigo Whipping Frog