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

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

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Recent observations

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What

Western Toad Anaxyrus boreas

Observer

temminicki

Date

May 23, 2015 03:03 PM PDT

Place

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What

Western Toad Anaxyrus boreas

Observer

temminicki

Date

May 23, 2015 02:57 PM PDT

Place

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Photos / Sounds

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What

Bufo boreas Anaxyrus boreas

Observer

gwark

Date

May 15, 2015 02:37 PM AKDT

Place

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Description

The small size of this Boreal Toad (Anaxyrus boreas) suggests it may be one of last year's young.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Western Toad Anaxyrus boreas

Observer

paul_norwood

Date

May 17, 2015 06:43 PM AKDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Dry muskeg pond. Animal not seen.

Photos / Sounds

What

Boreal toad Anaxyrus boreas ssp. boreas

Observer

paul_norwood

Date

May 16, 2015 03:51 PM AKDT

Place

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Description

2 in muskeg pond.

Photos / Sounds

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Western Toad Anaxyrus boreas

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ljefe

Date

May 17, 2015 10:17 AM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

What

Western Toad Anaxyrus boreas

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

May 12, 2015 10:56 AM PDT

Place

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Description

A dozen tiny (2/3") ones near a shallow pool.

Photos / Sounds

What

Boreal Toad Anaxyrus boreas ssp. boreas

Observer

chrispgh

Date

May 12, 2015 11:30 AM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

About 2.5 inches long. Jumped in the Suiattle river when startled and swam on top of the water to a rock.

Photos / Sounds

What

Western Toad Anaxyrus boreas

Observer

dpom

Date

May 12, 2015 11:01 AM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Tiny 3/4" long

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What

Southern California Toad Anaxyrus boreas ssp. halophilus

Observer

jaykeller

Date

April 26, 2015 12:50 AM PDT

Place

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Photos / Sounds

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What

western toad Anaxyrus boreas

Observer

bcohen

Date

May 9, 2015 02:41 PM PDT

Place

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Photos / Sounds

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What

Western Toad Anaxyrus boreas

Observer

bcohen

Date

May 9, 2015 02:39 PM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

tadpoles

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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.