bufo

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Related to Bufo fowleri: Bufo americanus, Eastern American toad

bufo

(ˈbjuːfəʊ; ˈbuːfəʊ)
n
1. (Animals) any of a genus of toads of the family Bufonidae
2. obsolete a type of black tincture
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Noun1.bufo - any toad of the genus Bufobufo - any toad of the genus Bufo    
true toad - tailless amphibian similar to a frog but more terrestrial and having drier warty skin
genus Bufo - type genus of the Bufonidae; common toads of New and Old Worlds
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(2001a) Evidence of character displacement in release vocalizations of Bufo fowleri and Bufo terrestris (Anura; Bufonidae).
Bufo fowleri was not captured during this survey even though the study site is considered prime habitat for the species.
Six species comprised 89% of the WVES observations: Acris crepitans, Bufo fowleri, Hyla chrysoscelis, Pseudacris crucifer, Pseudacris feriarum, and Rana sphenocephala.
(2005) did not document within Coffee County, such as Fowler's Toad (Bufo fowleri), Upland Chorus Frog (Pseudacris feriarum), Northern Dusky Salamander (Desmognathus fuscus, undescribed form).
Relative to the anurans, the presence of sandy soils, and possibly temperature gradients, appears to be a factor in the distribution of Bufo fowleri. In Region I this species occurs in roughly the relatively warm and sandy western half of the state and is absent in the eastern half of the state except for Monroe and Wayne counties.