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American toad

Anaxyrus americanus


Adult female toad, ~3 inch SVL. Tan with some darker striations and well defined darker spots with 1 -2 warts in each dark spot.


rural paved road, near a farm pond during a rainy night


Photo 3 in the series shows the cranial crests and parotoids detail.

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1 Comment

Hema 3 years ago

beautiful series.Thanks for sharing.

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Virginia, USA

Spotted on Feb 28, 2017
Submitted on Mar 11, 2017

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