Found two of these near each other. I thought they might be Oak Toads, but they seemed to have the ridges behind the eye like a Southern Toad. Can any of you experts tell for sure?
9:30 am on morning walk
Found in a downed pine tree.
The Southern Toad (Anaxyrus terrestris) is a medium-sized (approximately 3Â inches, the largest recorded toad was 4 1/2Â inches) true toad native to the southeastern United States, from eastern Louisiana to southeastern North Carolina. It is most common in areas with sandy soil. Its coloring is usually brown but can be red, gray, or black. It can be kept in a small 5-gallon aquarium lined with unfertilized potting soil, sand, or reptile substrate, as it is a burrowing...