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Southern Toad

Anaxyrus terrestris

Description:

Toad brown with redial tint on head and lots of bumps

Habitat:

Found in pine Forrest- woodlands area in Northwest Florida panhandle- Blackwater River State Forest

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AshleyT
AshleyT 7 years ago
Southern Toad
Anaxyrus terrestris Florida Wildlife Extension at UF/IFAS


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1 Comment

AshleyT
AshleyT 7 years ago

While very similar to the Fowler's toad, the Southern toad can be characterized by the enlarged knobs at the corner of the cranial crests. You can see these quite prominently in photos 2&3. Nice spotting, I've always wanted to see one of these guys! :)

Dan Hatch
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Dan Hatch

Florida, USA

Spotted on Feb 22, 2014
Submitted on Feb 23, 2014

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