Asian common toads (Duttaphrynus melanostictus) have a wide distribution across Asia. The native distribution extends north from Pakistan through Nepal. Duttaphrynus melanostictus, known as the Asian common toad, is widely distributed in South and Southeast Asia. It goes by a multitude of other common names. Duttaphrynus melanostictus Frost, Grant, Faivovich, Bain, Haas, Haddad, de Sá, Channing, Wilkinson, Donnellan, Raxworthy, Campbell, Blotto, Moler, Drewes.

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Black-spined Toad Frank and Ramus,Compl. The frog was nocturnal, but frequently also found in active state during day.

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Asian Melanlstictus Iskandar,Amph. The species is now common at Sentani in far eastern Papua Province. McKay,Field Guide Amph. See brief account and photo by Manthey and Grossmann,Amph.

A study done by Mogali et al illustrates that tadpoles of Asian common toads will emerge at different times and sizes with the presents of predators. Bufo isos Lesson, In Belanger ed. The Invasion of Bali by Bufo melanostictus. Encyclopedia of Life EOL.

Distribution Table Top of page The distribution in this summary table is based on all the information available. Referring to something living or located adjacent to a waterbody usually, but not always, a river or stream.

There intense competition amongst males for females; many males are often found clinging to a single female KahnMercyThe State of QueenslandSaidapur and Girish Head small, wide and with canthal, preorbital, supraorbital, postorbital and a short supra-tympanic bony ridges. It is eaten locally in northern Thailand. Checklists specific search options Observed during.


Asian common toads breed in still and slow-flowing rivers and temporary and permanent ponds and pools. Rana dubia Shaw, Classification Kingdom Animalia animals Animalia: These toads are toxic and can cause illness and death in humans.

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A herpetofaunal inventory of Barail Wildlife Sanctuary and adjacent regions, Assam, north-eastern Indi Beyond calling during mating Asian common toads are not known to make any other vocalizations MercyThe State of Queensland Bufo bengalensis Daudin, Amphibian Species of the World 6.

However, this is the preferred element if an object includes all of melanostictys things and details about conservation listings. Eggs are usually laid in a temporary pond or vernal pool. Powered by the open source Biodiversity Informatics Platform.

Consuming anurans as a food source in Southeast and Mslanostictus Asia is a common practice; Asian common toads are fairly toxic and melanostcitus have caused many deaths and illnesses in Lao and Taiwan KeomanyKhanMercyThe State of Queenslandvan Dijk et al Recovers all records that contain the word “Lithobates” or “Costa Rica”: Recognized without discussion by Bourret,Fauna Indochine, Vert.

Keeled-nosed Toad Gray,Illust. Duttaphrynus melanostictus Schneider, Class: Guo, Yang, and Li,Colored Illust. An indication of whether a population duttapyrynus stable, or increasing or decreasing.

Ansonia kamblei Ravichandran and Pillai,Rec. It has two breeding seasons: Its main goal is summarize the most relevant or attractive characteristics of this taxon to the general public.

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Fei and Ye,Color Handbook Amph. Fauna of British India. Bufo bengalensis Daudin, “An. One or more of the features that are needed to show you the maps functionality are not available in the web browser that you are using.


Describes the likelihood of the species becoming extinct in the present day or in the near future. The larvae are found in still and slow-moving waterbodies. Comprising its size, shape, texture and orientation.

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Males congregate at breeding sites and call melankstictus. Skip melanostitcus content Skip to search. Asian common toads are nocturnal terrestrial toads that are found throughout, subtropical, and tropical habitats up to meters above sea level.

Colors are extremely variable throughout this species and can range from plain brick red to almost fully black. Greenbelly Toad Bufo duhtaphrynus [no longer recognized]: User Group specific search options Title. Church, ; Lever, In insects, “incomplete metamorphosis” is when young animals are similar to adults and change gradually into the adult form, and “complete metamorphosis” is when there is a profound change between larval and adult forms.

Environmental Toxicology A large change in the shape or structure of an animal that happens as the animal grows.

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