my personal favorite of the Everglades.
Roadcruised in this general area
Southern Toad hanging out on our porch. Through UF IFAS (http://ufwildlife.ifas.ufl.edu/frogs/southerntoad.shtml), I learned that it's a Southern Toad because it doesn't have rounded toe pads and has crests behind its eyes along with ovalar brownish red glands
Brevard County, Florida, US
Anaxyrus terrestris, the Southern toad, photographed in Gilchrist county, Florida (12 April 2014). Janson Jones, http://dusttracks.com.
Juvenile Anaxyrus terrestris, the Southern toad, photographed in Volusia county, Florida (26 July 2014). Janson Jones, http://dusttracks.com.
The Southern Toad (Anaxyrus terrestris) is a true toad native to the southeastern United States, from eastern Louisiana to southeastern Virginia. It often lives in areas with sandy soils. It is nocturnal and spends the day in a burrow. Its coloring is usually brown but can be red, gray, or black. It is approximately 3 inches long.