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A new species of torrent toad (Genus:Ansonia) from Silent Valley, S. India

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A new species of torrent toad,Ansonia rubigina is being described from a rocky stream in Silent Valley, South India. Although resembling closely the only other species, viz.,Ansonia ornata described from India, it is specifically distinct.

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Pillai, R.S., Pattabiraman, R. A new species of torrent toad (Genus:Ansonia) from Silent Valley, S. India. Proc Ani Sci 90, 203–208 (1981).

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