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Cruriraja

Cruriraja is a genus of skates in the family Gurgesiellidae. They are primarily found in the warm West Atlantic and off southern Africa, but C. andamanica is from the Indian Ocean.

Amblypsilopus

Amblypsilopus is a genus of flies in the family Dolichopodidae. It is a large genus, with about 300 species recorded. However, it is possibly polyphyletic.

Calyxochaetus

Calyxochaetus is a genus of flies in the family Dolichopodidae. It was formerly considered a subgenus of Sympycnus, but it is now considered a separate genus.

Condylostylus

Condylostylus is a genus of flies in the family Dolichopodidae. It is the second largest genus in the subfamily Sciapodinae, with more 250 species included. It has a high diversity in the Neotropical realm, where 70% of the species occur.

Elassogaster

Elassogaster is a genus of scavenger flies belonging to the family Platystomatidae. They are native to warm regions of Africa, Madagascar and Australia. They have rounded heads with red eyes, a shiny green thorax and a dark stigma on the wing tip ...

Ormia ochracea

Ormia ochracea is a small yellow nocturnal fly in the family Tachinidae. It is notable for its parasitism of crickets and its exceptionally acute directional hearing. The female is attracted to the song of the male cricket and deposits larvae on ...

Ornithomyinae

Ornithomyinae is a subfamily of the fly family Hippoboscidae. All are blood feeding parasites, for the most part on birds, though some have mammals as hosts.

Frankys narrow-mouthed frog

Frankys narrow-mouthed frog is a species of frog in the family Microhylidae. It is the only member of the monotypic genus Mysticellus, the mysterious narrow-mouthed frogs. It is endemic to the Western Ghats of India, where it is only known from W ...

Ghatixalus

Ghatixalus is a genus of frogs in the family Rhacophoridae, subfamily Rhacophorinae. They are endemic to the Western Ghats of southern India. They are the sister taxon to a larger clade consisting of Chiromantis, Feihyla, Taruga, Polypedates, and ...

Ghatophryne

Ghatophryne is a small genus of true toads endemic to the southern Western Ghats, India. The genus was erected in 2009 when the former Ansonia ornata was found to be distinct enough to warrant its own genus; Ansonia rubigina was moved based on it ...

Ichthyophis moustakius

Ichthyophis moustakius, the Manipur moustached caecilian, is a species of caecilian in the family Ichthyophiidae. It is endemic to Northeast India. This species exhibits broad lateral yellow stripes from the anterior part of its tail, along its m ...

Indosylvirana indica

Indosylvirana indica, the Indian golden-backed frog, is a species of frog in the family Ranidae. It was formerly considered as conspecific with Indosylvirana temporalis but was found to be a distinct species in a 2014 study.

Nyctibatrachus jog

The Jog night frog or Jogs night frog is one of 12 species of nocturnal frogs in the genus Nyctibatrachus. It is found exclusively in the Western Ghats, India, and both sexes share the responsibility of watching over the eggs.

Nyctibatrachus poocha

The meowing night frog is one of 12 species of frogs in the genus Nyctibatrachus discovered in September 2011. It is found exclusively in the Western Ghats, India. The team, composed of researchers from the Bombay Natural History Society, Zoologi ...

Micrixalus adonis

Micrixalus adonis is a newly described species of frogs in the Micrixalidae family. It is endemic to the Western Ghats in southern India, restricted to areas between the Palghat Gap and Shencottah Gap. Common name beautiful dancing frog has been ...

Micrixalus kurichiyari

Micrixalus kurichiyari is a species of frogs in the Micrixalidae family. It is endemic to the Western Ghats, India, and only known from its type locality, Kurichiyarmala in the Wayanad District, Kerala state. Common name Kurichiyar dancing frog h ...

Microhyla mihintalei

Earlier thought to be the same species as Microhyla rubra, several morphological differences suggested that the Sri Lankan populations are different from their Indian counterparts. Thus the Sri Lankan populations were elevated to a new species.

Nasikabatrachus

Nasikabatrachus is a genus of frogs. It has been treated as the only genus in the family Nasikabatrachidae, or included in the family Sooglossidae. Two species are recognized, Nasikabatrachus bhupathi and Nasikabatrachus sahyadrensis, both endemi ...

Nyctibatrachus minimus

Nyctibatrachus minimus is a species of frogs in the Nyctibatrachidae family. It is the smallest known frog in the genus Nyctibatrachus and was recently discovered from Kurichiyarmala in the Western Ghats or Wayanad, Kerala. Its most distinctive f ...

Pseudophilautus amboli

Pseudophilautus amboli, the Amboli bush frog, is a rare shrub frog species endemic to the Western Ghats. It is found in Amboli and Amba in Maharashtra and in Castle Rock, Londa, Jog Falls-Mavingundi, and Kudremukh-Malleshwaram in Karnataka.

Raorchestes

Raorchestes is a genus of frogs in the subfamily Rhacophorinae. These frogs can be found in South and Southeast Asia, from southern India to Nepal, Myanmar, Thailand, and Laos to southern China and Vietnam and West Malaysia. They are particularly ...

Raorchestes akroparallagi

Raorchestes akroparallagi is a species of frogs in the family Rhacophoridae. It is endemic to the Western Ghats, India, where it is known from the states of Kerala and Tamil Nadu. Before its description in 2009, it was confused with Raorchestes f ...

Raorchestes coonoorensis

Raorchestes coonoorensis, also known as the Coonore bushfrog or Coonoor bush frog, is a species of frogs endemic to the Western Ghats, India. It is reported from its type locality, Sims Park in Coonoor, with an additional observation from Kothagi ...

Raorchestes kaikatti

Raorchestes kaikatti, sometimes known as the Kaikatti bushfrog or Kaikatts bush frog, is a critically endangered frogs found only in the Nelliampathi Hills within the Western Ghats of Kerala, India. The species is named after Kaikatti, its type l ...

Raorchestes resplendens

Raorchestes resplendens, the resplendent shrubfrog, is a critically endangered species of frogs belonging to the family Rhacophoridae endemic to the high altitude region around the south Indian peak of Anaimudi. It has extremely short limbs and n ...

Xanthophryne

Xanthophryne is a small genus of toads in the family Bufonidae. They are endemic to the Western Ghats in Maharashtra, India. Its sister taxon is Duttaphrynus. The name Xanthophryne is derived from two Greek words, xanthos meaning yellow and phryn ...

Xanthophryne tigerina

Xanthophryne tigerina, sometimes known as the Amboli toad, is a species of toads. It is endemic to the Western Ghats of India and known only from the vicinity of Amboli in Maharashtra. It was described as a new species in 2009 and placed in a new ...

Aeropetes

Aeropetes is a monotypic butterfly genus in the family Nymphalidae. Its only species, Aeropetes tulbaghia, is commonly known as the Table Mountain beauty or mountain pride. It is native to southern Africa, where it occurs in South Africa, Lesotho ...

Aides (skipper)

Aides brilla H. Freeman, 1970 brilliant silverpatch – southeast Mexico, Guatemala, Belize Aides duma argyrina Cowan, 1970 Panama to south Brazil Aides brino Stoll, 1781 brino silverpatch – Honduras, Colombia to Guianas and north Brazil Aides duma ...

Callophrys

The genus Callophrys consists of butterflies in the family Lycaenidae. It is apparently not monophyletic, but which of the taxa currently considered junior synonyms of Callophrys are valid genera remains to be determined. The Asian and European m ...

Cepora

Cepora is a genus of butterflies, commonly called gulls, in the family Pieridae. The genus contains about 20 species shared between the Indomalayan ecozone and the Australasian ecozone.

Eudonia

Eudonia is a large and widespread genus in the grass moth family, subfamily Scopariinae. There is no common name for the roughly 250 species placed here; new species are still being described regularly. Although the genus was proposed early in th ...

Leptidea

Leptidea is a genus of butterflies of family Pieridae, the whites and yellows. They live in Europe and Asia. The genus contains the following species: Leptidea gigantea Leech, 1890 China Leptidea yunnanica Koiwaya, 1996 China Leptidea serrata Lee ...

Pachyrhynchus

Pachyrhynchus have aposematic coloration. They are flightless, with completely fused elytra. The eggs are inserted into plant tissues. The larvae will then develop and feed inside the stems of the host plants. The pattern of diversification in th ...

Philaethria

The following is a list of species classified under Philaethria: Philaethria constantinoi Salazar, 1991 - incertae sedis Found in the Choco Department of western Colombia Philaethria andrei Brevignon, 2002 - Found in Macouria, French Guiana Phila ...

Polyura

Polyura is a subgenus of butterflies also referred to as Nawab butterflies and belonging to the brush-footed butterfly subfamily Charaxinae, or leafwing butterflies. Like the large and conspicuous forest queens, they belong to the genus Charaxes, ...

Olenellus

Olenellus is an extinct genus of redlichiid trilobites, with species of average size. It lived during the Botomian and Toyonian stages, 522 to 510 million years ago, in what is currently North-America, part of the paleocontinent Laurentia.

Salterella

Salterella is an enigmatic Cambrian genus with a small, conical, calcareous shell that appears to be septate, but is rather filled with stratified laminar deposits. The shell contains grains of sediment, which are obtained selectively by a manner ...

Pareronia

Pareronia is a genus of butterflies of the subfamily Pierinae within the family Pieridae. The species are found in Southeast Asia and are mimics of the Danainae genus Parantica.

Phoenicolacerta cyanisparsa

Phoenicolacerta cyanisparsa is a species of lizards in the family Lacertidae. It is found in Syria and Turkey. It is an egg-laying species. The wild population trend of Phoenicolacerta cyanisparsa is stable; its population is neither increasing o ...

Blossom-headed parakeet

The blossom-headed parakeet is a parrot which is a resident breeder in Eastern Bangladesh, Bhutan, Northeast India and Nepal, eastwards into South-east Asia and also China. It undergoes local movements, driven mainly by the availability of the fr ...

Himalayan shrike-babbler

The Himalayan shrike-babbler is a bird species found in the western Himalayas that belongs to the shrike-babbler group. The genus was once considered to be an aberrant Old World babbler and placed in the family Timaliidae until molecular phylogen ...

Tischeria ekebladella

Tischeria ekebladella is a moth of the family Tischeriidae. It is found in most of Europe and the Caucasus. The wingspan is 8–11 mm. Forewings deep ochreous yellow, suffusedly irrorated with fuscous towards costa posteriorly and apex. Hindwings r ...

Acacia euthycarpa

Acacia euthycarpa is a shrub or small tree species that is endemic to southern Australia. It shares its common names of wallowa or reed-leaf wattle with a similar species Acacia calamifolia. It usually grows as a shrub to between 2 and 4 metres h ...

Acacia menzelii

Acacia menzelii, commonly known as Tallebung wattle or Menzels wattle, is a shrub belonging to the genus Acacia and the subgenus Plurinerves native to a small area of southern Australia.

Acacia monticola

Acacia monticola, commonly known as red wattle, gawar, curly-bark wattle, curly-bark tree and hill turpentine, is a species of plant in the legume family that is native to northern Australia. Indigenous Australians have other names for the plant, ...

Acacia quornensis

Acacia quornensis, commonly known as Quorn wattle, is a shrub belonging to the genus Acacia and the subgenus Phyllodineae native to southern Australia.

Acacia rhetinocarpa

Acacia rhetinocarpa, commonly known as neat wattle or resin wattle, is a shrub belonging to the genus Acacia and the subgenus Phyllodineae native to southern Australia. It was listed as vulnerable under the Environment Protection and Biodiversity ...

Acacia rivalis

Acacia rivalis, commonly known as silver wattle or creek wattle, is a shrub or tree belonging to the genus Acacia and the subgenus Phyllodineae native to southern Australia.

Chenopodium desertorum

Chenopodium desertorum, common name frosted goosefruit, is a species of flowering plant in the family Amaranthaceae, indigenous to Australia where it is found in all mainland states.