Globally Near threatened (NT) (Source: IUCN Red List)

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  • Scientific Names
    • Anaxyrus boreas
    • Bufo boreas
    • Bufo politus
  • English
    • Western Toad
  • Spanish
    • Sapo de Baja California
    • Sapo del oeste
    • Sapo occidental
  • French
    • crapaud de l'Ouest

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Boreal Toad Anaxyrus boreas ssp. boreas

Observer

dingerdynasty

Date

May 29, 2016 05:59 PM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Found in a pond also containing Pseudacris sierra and Rana luteiventris tadpoles.

Photos / Sounds

What

Western Toad Anaxyrus boreas

Observer

mjfarruggia

Date

May 28, 2016 09:52 AM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

What

Western Toad Anaxyrus boreas

Observer

paloma

Date

May 27, 2016 03:18 PM MST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

tiny--note size comparison with English Plantain flower above it; walked rather than hopped

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Western Toad Anaxyrus boreas

Observer

karinakilldeer

Date

May 26, 2016 10:51 AM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Dead & shriveled. Prolly got caught in a tractor or something

Photos / Sounds

What

Western Toad Anaxyrus boreas

Observer

kschnei

Date

May 25, 2016

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Found in my headlights on the side of the road when I pulled over to listen for owls at 0305. Bufo boreas?

Photos / Sounds

What

Western Toad Anaxyrus boreas

Observer

chong2

Date

May 17, 2016 08:56 AM HST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

What

Western Toad Anaxyrus boreas

Observer

coffearobusta42

Date

May 3, 2016 05:33 AM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Western Toad Anaxyrus boreas

Observer

huimei

Date

May 24, 2016 11:09 AM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Western Toad Anaxyrus boreas

Observer

emeyer34

Date

May 24, 2016 07:05 PM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Western Toad Anaxyrus boreas

Observer

rebecca45

Date

May 24, 2016 12:43 PM MDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Boreal Toad

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Western Toad Anaxyrus boreas

Observer

conuropsis

Date

July 19, 1984

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Seen along one of the trails.

Photos / Sounds

What

Western Toad Anaxyrus boreas

Observer

leptonia

Date

May 23, 2016 10:54 AM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)
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Description from Wikipedia

The western toad (Anaxyrus boreas) more commonly known as Bufo boreas (both names accurate) is a large toad species, between 5.6 and 13 cm long, of western North America. It has a white or cream dorsal stripe, and is dusky gray or greenish dorsally with skin glands concentrated within the dark blotches. Its parotoid glands are oval, widely separated, and larger than the upper eyelids. It has a mottled venter and horizontal pupils but lacks cranial crests.

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Conservation Summary

Source: IUCN 2011. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2011.2. . Downloaded on 10 November 2011.
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