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|date of photo Apr 30, 2010
location Salinas Valley (Monterey County, California, US)family Scaphiopodidaehabitat Large, turbid playa pool within grazed foothill grassland.notes Metamorphosing spadefoot larvae. Spades on hind feet developed. Front legs developed, but remain under the abraded, translucent skin surface. Notice the protuberances where front limb buds would emerge. Total length ~75mm. SUL is ~25mm.photo category: Animal - Amphibian
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Western Spadefoot (AW )
Western Spadefoot Toad (photographer)
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