Vol. 1, Issue 6 (2016)
First Record of Ornamented Pygmy Frog, Microhyla ornata (Duméril & Bibron) (Amphibia: Anura: Microhylidae) in Burdwan, West Bengal, India
Author(s): Niladri Hazra
Abstract: The ornamented pygmy frog or ornate narrow-mouthed frog, Microhyla ornata (Duméril & Bibron) is recorded first time from Burdwan, West Bengal, India. It is included in the subfamily Microhylinae of family Microhylidae under the order Anura of class Amphibia. The species is scheduled as “Least Concern” in IUCN Red List.