Malabar Gliding Frog

The Malabar Gliding Frog is classified as Least Concern. Does not qualify for a more at risk category. Widespread and abundant taxa are included in this category.

Malabar gliding frog, common Indian toad, fungoid frog and bicoloured frog. Pisces (fish): The Periyar lake and streams have several species of fish including the masheer, the famous and endangered game fish of India. More

Boulenger's Bronzeback tree snake trapping a Malabar gliding frog on a tree recently, but taxonomists are yet to learn about its proper eating habits. More

webs stretched between its long fingers the Malabar Gliding Frog is a fascinating creature. It is a tree frog, with adhesive suckers at its fingertips providing a firm grip as it moves around on branches and leaves lapping up insects with its long tongue. More

surprise and amazement, we spotted the Malabar Gliding frogs! We were very excited to find two males and one female in the area. I had been wanting to see these frogs for the last three years and couldn’t believe what I was seeing. More

A Malabar Gliding frog at Amboli hills in the Western Ghats. More

Order : Anura
Family : Rhacophoridae
Genus : Rhacophorus
Species : malabaricus
Authority : Jerdon, 1870