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Pelobates fuscus
Pelobates fuscus
Common Spadefoot Toad
Photographer: Franco Andreone
Collection: AmphibiaWeb

ID: 1111 1111 1111 1697 (2003-05-01)

Copyright © 2003 Franco Andreone

  • date of photo  between 1991 and 1993
  • location   Novara surroundings, NW Italy (Italy)
  • family Pelobatidae
  • order Anura
  • class Amphibia
  • habitat  alluvional plains
  • notes   This is a representative of the endangered subspecies Pelobates fuscus insubricus, endemic of N. Italy. In particular, the depited photograph deals with the variety 'maculata', which differs from the most abundant 'albovittata' for having small spots on the back
  • photo category: Animal - Amphibian

  • common names   Common Spadefoot (AW ) Common Spadefoot Toad (photographer)
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