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Crested Forest Toad

Bufo margaritifer

Description:

complex ,spiny morph, almost prehistoric looking

Habitat:

primary rainforest

Notes:

I spotted this during a nighthike. The coolest toad I have ever seen! I was blown away to see this.

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22 Comments

Dan Doucette
Dan Doucette 9 years ago

Thanks Landmark.

Caleb Steindel
Caleb Steindel 9 years ago

creepy

Dan Doucette
Dan Doucette 9 years ago

Thanks a lot Scott.

ScottHarte
ScottHarte 9 years ago

Wow, very neat. I havent even heard of one before, great find like normal Dan

Dan Doucette
Dan Doucette 9 years ago

I appreciate all the comments and feel the same way. One of my favorite spottings for sure.

injica
injica 9 years ago

pretty cool!!! It think this is the most interesting toad I have ever seen. it doesn't even look like a toad but it does look like an alien! :)

KrantiAzad
KrantiAzad 9 years ago

awesome !

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 9 years ago

Yet another of those 'I don't believe it' critters. Incredible spotting Dan.

LivanEscudero
LivanEscudero 9 years ago

wow... awesome!

Hema  Shah
Hema Shah 9 years ago

great spot!

NatzZepol
NatzZepol 9 years ago

Strange but lovely forest toad, nice spotting!! has a cute nose :-)

Fantastic spotting Dan,another wonderfull speciem from the "other world" :-) amazing ,congrats and thanks for sharing

Dan Doucette
Dan Doucette 9 years ago

Thanks a lot everyone! I'm glad you liked this as much as me.

Leuba Ridgway
Leuba Ridgway 9 years ago

Just amazing !

Carolina
Carolina 9 years ago

WOWOHOHO! No wonder where you see it!

ShannaB
ShannaB 9 years ago

Very VERY cool.

RiekoS
RiekoS 9 years ago

Unusual, isn't it? I have never seen this kind.

LisaPowers
LisaPowers 9 years ago

Awesome and amazing spotting! What a unique creature!

LaurenZarate
LaurenZarate 9 years ago

Wonderful pictures, Dan. I never saw a frog with a crest before! Really neat!

KarenL
KarenL 9 years ago

Love its little turned up nose!

MicheleMorbidelli
MicheleMorbidelli 9 years ago

Wonderful !

Gerardo Aizpuru
Gerardo Aizpuru 9 years ago

Wow this one is extraordinary great spot ,never seen one :)

Dan Doucette
Spotted by
Dan Doucette

Amazonas, Colombia

Spotted on Dec 2, 2012
Submitted on Mar 22, 2013

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