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Spea hammondii
Spea hammondii
Western Spadefoot
Photographer: William Flaxington

ID: 0000 0000 0204 1294 (2004-02-26)

Copyright © 2004 William Flaxington

  • date of photo  Feb 25, 2004
  • location   Peninsular Range, elevation 610 to 762 m (2000-2500 ft.) (Riverside County, California, US)
  • family Scaphiopodidae
  • order Anura
  • class Amphibia
  • habitat  Coastal Sagebrush Shrub (wash)
  • notes   Gray-greenish above, lacking conspicuous red tubercles; below dirty-white with dusky throat. During stormy night, five located on paved road parallel with gravel based wash. Scattered choruses heard. Air temperature: 4 C (40’s F).
  • photo category: Animal - Amphibian

  • common names   Western Spadefoot (AW ) Western Spadefoot (photographer)
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