About this object

Head small and broad with large eyes, snout short and rounded. Body plump with short, sturdy limbs, skin of the back is rough, dark brown in colour with two wide yellow or orange bands bordered with dark stripes. Head has brownish-yellow mark between the eyes. Total length 5-8 cm.

Object specifics

  • Accession no.
    57.71.8
  • Scientific name
    Kaloula pulchra Gray, 1831
  • Classification
    AMPHIBIA ANURA MICROHYLIDAE
  • Common name
    Malaysian Narrowmouth Toad
  • Collector
    R B Hickleton
  • Date collected
    1957-01-09
  • Place collected
    Asia: Southern Asia: Sri Lanka: Gangodawila
  • Measurements
    unrecorded
  • Credit line
    Donated by R.B. Hickleton, 1957
  • Red Book Data status
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Other number(s)
    previous number: 1957.71.8
Object view = Natural Science
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