American toad

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American toad
Bufo americanus PJC1.jpg
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Amphibia
Order: Anura
Family: Bufonidae
Genus: Bufo
Subgenus: Anaxyrus
Species: B. americanus
Binomial name
Bufo americanus
Holbrook, 1836
  • B. a. americanus
  • B. a. charlesmithi
  • B. a. copei
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Habitat range of B. americanus

Anaxyrus americanus[1]

The American toad (Bufo americanus) is a species of toads. They live in eastern United States and Canada. They have three subspecies.

Subspecies[change | change source]

  • Eastern American toad (B. a. americanus)
  • Dwarf American toad (B. a. charlesmithi)
  • Hudson Bay toad (B. a. copei)

Gallery[change | change source]

References[change | change source]

  1. Frost, DR, et al. (2006) The amphibian tree of life. Bulletin of the AMNH ; no. 297

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