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Pyxicephalus adspersus
Pyxicephalus adspersus
African Bullfrog
Photographer: John Clare

ID: 0000 0000 0709 1019 (2009-07-14)

Copyright © 2009 John P. Clare

 
INFORMATION PROVIDED WITH THE PHOTO
  • date of photo  Jul 14, 2009
  • this photo depicts an animal that was captive or collected
  • photo location   North Texas
  • animal's place of origin   Texas, US
  • family Pyxicephalidae
  • order Anura
  • class Amphibia
  • habitat  Captive
  • notes   Adult Male African Bullfrog. Note the odontoid projections from the lower jaw. These 'teeth' are capable of inflicting severe damage. Also note the serrations along the upper jaw to aid gripping of pray.
  • photo category: Animal - Amphibian

  • MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THIS ANIMAL
  • common names   African Bullfrog, Giant Bullfrog, South African Burrowing Frog (AW ) African Bullfrog (photographer)
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  • The photographer's identification Pyxicephalus adspersus has not been reviewed. Click here to review or comment on the identification.

     
    Using this photo   The thumbnail photo (128x192 pixels) on this page may be freely used for personal or academic purposes without prior permission under the Fair Use provisions of US copyright law as long as the photo is clearly credited with © 2009 John P. Clare. For other uses, or if you have questions, contact Dr. John P. Clare john[AT]axolotl.org. (Replace the [AT] with the @ symbol before sending an email.)


     

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