Samiksha Jaiswal

Telmatobius jelskii

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Kingdom  Animalia
Order  Anura
Genus  Telmatobius
Higher classification  Telmatobius
Phylum  Chordata
Family  Telmatobiidae
Scientific name  Telmatobius jelskii
Rank  Species
Similar  Telmatobius, Frog, Amphibians, Telmatobiinae, Telmatobius atahualpai

Telmatobius jelskii, also known as the Acancocha water frog, is a near-threatened species of frog in the Telmatobiidae family, endemic to the Andes of central Peru. This semi-aquatic frog is found in and near streams and ditches at altitudes of 2,700–4,500 m (8,900–14,800 ft). It breeds in streams.

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