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Common American Toad

Bufo americanus

Description:

The American toad (Bufo americanus) is a common species of toad found throughout the eastern United States and Canada. It is divided into three subspecies—the eastern American toad (B. a. americanus), the dwarf American toad (B. a. charlesmithi), and the rare Hudson Bay toad (B. a. copei). A new taxonomy considers this species Anaxyrus americanus.[2][3]

Habitat:

Found him on a bale of hay in my barn.


1 species ID suggestions

SFShep
SFShep 2 years ago
Common American Toad
B. a. americanus American toad

1 Comment

SarahHiteWhitt
SarahHiteWhitt 2 years ago

Thank you, SFShep!
I will edit now!! ;)

Ohio, USA

Lat: 38.60, Long: -82.36

Spotted on Mar 28, 2012
Submitted on Mar 28, 2012

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