Bufo silentvalleyensis

Silent Valley toad
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Amphibia
Order: Anura
Family: Bufonidae
Genus: Bufo
Species: B. silentvalleyensis
Binomial name
Bufo silentvalleyensis
Pillai, 1981

Duttaphrynus silentvalleyensis (Pillai, 1981)

Bufo silentvalleyensis (Silent Valley toad or South Indian hill toad), now usually placed in genus Duttaphrynus, is a species of toad endemic to Kerala, southern India. The type specimen was collected near or in the Silent Valley National Park. It may be a synonym of Bufo parietalis.[2]


  1. S.D. Biju; Sushil Dutta; Robert Inger (2004). "Duttaphrynus silentvalleyensis". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.1. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 6 July 2013.
  2. Frost, Darrel R. (2013). "Duttaphrynus silentvalleyensis (Pillai, 1981)". Amphibian Species of the World 5.6, an Online Reference. American Museum of Natural History. Retrieved 29 July 2013.

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