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Common Toad

Bufo bufo

Description:

Tail-less warty skinned amphibian, tends to walk rather than jump. Horizontal slit iris. They can secrete and irritant from their skin to help defend them from predators. Toads can live for upto 40 years. Body 8 - 13cm in length

Habitat:

Ponds, lakes,


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3 Comments

MaryEvans2
MaryEvans2 2 years ago

wonderful photo and spotting

Emma7
Emma7 2 years ago

Thanks :-)

AnjaliAnantharam
AnjaliAnantharam 2 years ago

Nice information and the eye stands out so beautifully well captured Emma....

Carlisle, England, United Kingdom

Lat: 54.86, Long: -2.83

Spotted on Mar 5, 2011
Submitted on Dec 5, 2011

Spotted for mission

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