Colorado River Toad
One of many fowler's toads (Anaxyrus fowleri ) that were observed on 07-22-14 in Crawford County Illinois.
young visitor to the planter in the yard, maybe 3.5" nose to anus
Really beautiful toad. He/she looked bigger in person vs. on camera
Bufonidae is the family of the true toads, members of the order Anura (frogs and toads). They are the only family of anurans in which all members are known as "toads." The bufonids now comprise more than 35 genera, Bufo being the most widespread and well known.