Vol. 5, Issue 2 (2020)
Ecological studies of the amphibian fauna and their distribution of Sidhi district (M.P.)
Author(s): Balram Das, Urmila Ahirwar
Abstract: The amphibians was represented by 15 species belonging to 13 genera of 6 families and 2 orders from Sidhi district, Madhya Pradesh, India, during 2018 to 2019. Considering number of species in each family Bufonids with 2 species, Dicroglossids 5 species, Microhylids 2 species, Ranids 2 species, Rhacophorids 2 species and 2 species of Ichthyophids. The highest number of amphibian species was recorded from Gopad Banas tehsil (13 species), while the lowest number of species was observed in Sihawal tehsil (2 species). Status of amphibians shows that 5 species are abundant, 2 are common and 8 species are rare in the study sites.