Bufo americanus


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Noun1.Bufo americanus - common toad of AmericaBufo americanus - common toad of America    
true toad - tailless amphibian similar to a frog but more terrestrial and having drier warty skin
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2001b): Investigating opposing patterns of character displacement in release and advertisement vocalizations of Bufo fowleri and Bufo americanus (Anura: Bufonidae).
Influence of moon phase and weather factors on locomotor activity in Bufo americanus.
In the case of Bufo americanus, different moisture conditions of the ground control the animals' temperature (dry ground results in lower body temperatures than wet ground) (Tracy et al.
Species- and age-related differences in susceptibility to pesticide exposure for two amphibians, Rana pipiens, and Bufo americanus.
Bufo americanus americanus Holbrook, 1836, Eastern American Toad (I, II, III, IV)
Bufo americanus tadpoles spend the night in the deeper and warmer areas of the pond and begin migrating to the shallow areas when light intensity increases and warms the water (Beiswenger 1977).
Breeding seasons of some species such as Rana sylvatica and Bufo americanus are notoriously short, while others (i.
Bufo americanus was heard at four sites along two routes.
Bufo americanus from Maryland and Acris crepitans from Illinois have been found infected with chytridiomycosis without observed deaths (37,38).
An analysis of density effects and predation in Bufo americanus tadpoles.
Here we test a good-genes prediction for the maintenance of a mating preference for large males in the American toad, Bufo americanus, by examining whether sire body-size effects increased offspring survival to metamorphosis, greater offspring body weight at metamorphosis, and/or earlier metamorphosis of offspring.