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Anaxyrus punctatus
Anaxyrus punctatus
Red-spotted Toad
Photographer: William Flaxington

ID: 0000 0000 0901 0652 (2001-09-24)

Copyright © 2006 William Flaxington

  • date of photo  May 23, 1996
  • latitude 33.91667   longitude -115.91667   max error distance 63359 meters     View on Google Maps.
  • horizontal datum World Geodetic System 1984
  • georeferencing source GeoLocate
  • georeferencing remarks Elevation does not narrow down locality
  • location   Joshua Tree National Park, elevation 961 m (3000 ft.) (Riverside County, California, US)
  • family Bufonidae
  • order Anura
  • class Amphibia
  • habitat  Riparian Scrub
  • notes   Largest examined: SVL 64 mm (2½ in.). Tadpoles seen in shallow puddles that would certainly dry. This population gave the impression that it was dying out. However, at night, toads were very abundant. Return survey on 16 May 1996, revealed no tadpoles, no breeding calls, and only four toads at night.
  • photo category: Animal - Amphibian

  • common names   Red-spotted Toad (AW ) Red-spotted Toad (photographer)
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