Frog or Toad

Answer to Frog or Toad 9/19/17


The answer to this week’s frog or toad is….TOAD. It is a Black Toad (Anaxyrus exsul) from the true toad family – Bufonidae.

Now how to tell if it’s a frog or a toad? The skin looks smooth but there are some bumps on it. The toad also has a parotid gland. Don’t be fooled by the water, toads can still go in the water.

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