Journal article

A new frog species from rapidly dwindling cloud forest streams of Sri Lanka-Lankanectes pera (Anura, Nyctibatrachidae)

Gayani Senevirathne, VAMPK Samarawickrama, Nayana Wijayathilaka, Kelum Manamendra-Arachchi, Gayan Bowatte, DRNS Samarawickrama, Madhava Meegaskumbura

Zootaxa | MAGNOLIA PRESS | Published : 2018


Awarded by National Research Council of Sri Lanka

Awarded by Rufford Small Grant

Funding Acknowledgements

We thank the following individuals and organizations: an anonymous reviewer and Miguel Vences for suggesting improvements to the manuscript; Department of Wildlife Conservation and Forest Department of Sri Lanka for research permits and logistical support at their respective reserves; National Research Council of Sri Lanka (NRC 11-124) for graduate student support; members of the EES lab for field support. GS acknowledges the Rufford Small Grant (No. 192721) and NW, the Nagao Natural Environment Foundation for funding part of this work.