Adult beneath shade-cloth/erosion barrier along fenceline, also found with a Gastrophryne olivacea under the same structure. Found with landowner present, record posted with approval
Location approximate. Found on FM749
These little toads were quarter-size. I found them just after sunset in a small stock pond in the Comanche Grasslands south of La Junta, Colorado.
Hiding in eroding dirt bank near earthen cattle tank. Male.
Caught after dark after an all-day rain.
Anaxyrus debilis, also classified as Bufo debilis, is a species of toad found in the Southwestern United States in the states of Arizona, New Mexico, Colorado, Kansas and Texas, as well as in northern Mexico in the states of Tamaulipas, San Luis Potosí, Durango and Zacatecas. Its common name is the green toad.