Holotype: ZSI/WGRC V/A/842, adult ♂, collected on 15th May 2010 by E. Kunhikrishnan and party.
Type locality: “the tea plantations of Kadalar tea estate (N 10°07′; E 77°01′, Alt. 1393 m. a.s.l.) near KFDC plantation Idukki district Kerala, India”.
Paratypes (3): V/A/843 and V/A/844 two adult ♂, collected by Sandeep Das and party on 20th May 2010 from the type locality and V/A/849 an adult ♀, collected by Anil Zachariah and party on 30th June 2010 from the type locality.
- Polypedates bijui Zachariah, Dinesh, Kunhikrishnan, Das, Raju, Radhakrishnan, Palot & Kalesh, 2011: 49 [original combination]
- Beddomixalus bijui — Abraham, Pyron, Ansil, Zachariah & Zachariah, 2013: 180 [subsequent combination]