By Brian Gratwicke (Anaxyrus americanus - American toad) [CC-BY-2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons
By Brian Gratwicke (Anaxyrus americanus - American toad) [CC-BY-2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

Anaxyrus americanus
Order: Anura

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  • Henry Vilas Zoo: Native species; teach amphibian attributes and global amphibian crisis


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