Biju, S.D., Van Bocxlaer, I., Giri, V.B., Roelants, K., Nagaraju, J. & F. Bossuyt, 2007 - A new nighfrog, Nyctibatrachus minimus sp. nov. (Anura: Nyctibatrachidae): The smallest frog from India. Current Science 93 (6): 854-858. pdf

Biju, S.D. & F. Bossuyt, 2003 - New frog family from India reveals an ancient biogeographical link with the Seychelles.

Nature 425: 711 - 714. pdf

Biju defended his PhD thesis on Indian frogs in September 2007 at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel. He continues his research in the Amphibian Evolution Lab as a visiting scientist. Biju is currently an associate professor at the University of Delhi and leads a research group working on diversification of Indian amphibians. His research integrates molecular phylogenies with morphology and ethology. You can learn more about his present research here.

SD Biju

Visiting scientist


Amphibians of the Indian subcontinent