Q. With reference to Mahabali Frog (Purple frog) consider the following statements::
1. It is endemic to the Western Ghats in India.
2.It buries itself all through the year and comes on the surface only one day to lay eggs.
3.It is listed as endangered IUCN Red List..
Which of the statements given above are correct?

[A] 1 and 2 only

[B] 2 and 3 only

[C] 1 and 3 only

[D] 1, 2 and 3

Answer: D
Notes:

Explanation –

Statement 1, 2 and 3 are correct. Purple frog is endemic to the Western Ghats in India. It buries itself all through the year and comes on the surface only one day to lay eggs. It is listed as endangered IUCN Red List.

Source: The Hindu