• Frogs
  • The parotoid gland (alternatively, paratoid gland) is an external skin gland on the back, neck, and shoulder of toads and some frogs and salamanders. (wikipedia.org)
  • Together with the West Africa Nimbaphrynoides (which was included in Nectophrynoides in the past) and Limnonectes larvaepartus, they are the only frogs/toads in the world that do not lay eggs. (wikipedia.org)
  • Toads are adapted to drier habitats than frogs, but like frogs, use their sticky tongues to catch flies and other insects. (sciencephoto.com)
  • Peltophryne
  • They are morphologically similar to the related southern crested toad (Peltophryne guentheri) but are smaller in size, darker in dorsal coloration, and have a greater interorbital distance. (wikipedia.org)
  • Rediscovery of the eastern crested toad (Peltophryne fracta), with comments on conservation, vocalization, and mating" (PDF). (wikipedia.org)
  • bufonids
  • Adenomus are slender toads that lack the supraorbital ridge (present in other Sri Lankan bufonids) and have smooth finger edges (versus granular). (wikipedia.org)
  • These are considered to be derived characters that set these toads apart from other bufonids. (wikipedia.org)
  • Frog
  • Common names longnose stubfoot toad, scrawny stubfoot-toad, and longnose sharlequin frog have been coined for it. (wikipedia.org)
  • commonly known
  • Rhinophrynus dorsalis, commonly known as the Mexican Burrowing Toad, grows to 8 cm (3.1 in) in length, and usually has red spots on its bloated body with a red stripe along the center of its back. (wikipedia.org)
  • Ecuador
  • They are sometimes known as the Central American toads or Middle American toads and are found in southern USA, Mexico, Central America, and northern Pacific South America (Colombia and Ecuador). (wikipedia.org)
  • Lanka
  • Back from the dead: The world's rarest toad Adenomus kandianus rediscovered in Sri Lanka" (PDF). (wikipedia.org)
  • known
  • This is a little known terrestrial toad inhabiting premontane wet forest at elevation of 1,500 m (4,900 ft) asl. (wikipedia.org)
  • found
  • Degen's toad is found in Uganda and was first described by George Albert Boulenger in 1906. (wikipedia.org)
  • large
  • After warm spring rains, large congregations of toads assemble and begin a frantic competition for mates. (tolweb.org)
  • western
  • In the Pacific Northwest, the western toad occurs in mountain meadows and less commonly in Douglas-fir forests. (wikipedia.org)
  • range
  • The Nile Delta toad has a total range of less than 20,000 square kilometres (7,700 sq mi), and although it is familiar in dense populations, it is rarely seen. (wikipedia.org)