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

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What

Western Toad Anaxyrus boreas

Observer

cjustus320

Date

June 30, 2016 12:51 PM MDT

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Description

Under cut bank of Tennessee creek during daylight

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What

Boreal Toad Anaxyrus boreas ssp. boreas

Observer

dingerdynasty

Date

June 29, 2016 10:13 PM PDT

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Boreal Toad Anaxyrus boreas ssp. boreas

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dingerdynasty

Date

June 27, 2016 09:40 PM PDT

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What

Western Toad Anaxyrus boreas

Observer

wendy5

Date

June 29, 2016

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Description

This adorable 2" Anaxyrus boreas (Western Toad) was hopping on the grass by the lake.

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What

Southern California Toad Anaxyrus boreas ssp. halophilus

Observer

jmaughn

Date

June 29, 2016 02:12 PM PDT

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What

Western Toad Anaxyrus boreas

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annyperalta

Date

June 13, 2016

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Description

Juvenil

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What

Western Toad Anaxyrus boreas

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arabelle

Date

June 28, 2016 02:20 PM MDT

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What

Southern California Toad Anaxyrus boreas ssp. halophilus

Observer

hfabian

Date

June 25, 2016

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Western Toad Anaxyrus boreas

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fabiom123

Date

May 15, 2016

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Western Toad Anaxyrus boreas

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jocelynmartinez

Date

May 17, 2016 08:56 AM PDT

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Western Toad Anaxyrus boreas

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greg23

Date

June 23, 2016 09:11 PM PDT

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Western Toad Anaxyrus boreas

Observer

moonlightrunner

Date

May 16, 2016

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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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