Mysticellus franki, t is the name of the frog, where the adult frogs have a defensive feature of two black spots that look like eyes on their backs.
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Scientists from the University of Delhi have discovered a new amphibian — a mysterious narrow-mouthed frog named Mysticellus franki in Kerala. The study was published in Scientific Reports.
About Mysticellus franki
- The frog Mysticellus franki belongs to a new genus, Mysticellus
- Adults has defensive feature i.e. two black spots that look like eyes on their backs.
- Frog is around 40 million years old and its nearest relatives live more than 2,000 km away, in southeast Asia (including Indo-Burma, Malaysia and Vietnam).