Incilius canaliferus

Incilius canaliferus

Incilius canaliferus, Dwarf toad

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Incilius canaliferus

Incilius canaliferus, also known as the dwarf toad, is a species of toad in the family Bufonidae. It is found along the Pacific slopes of western El Salvador, Guatemala, and southern Mexico (Oaxaca and Chiapas states). Its natural habitats are semi-deciduous forests near rivers and moderate-sized streams. Breeding takes place in ponds and streams. It also occurs in disturbed habitats, for example coffee plantations. Habitat loss and possibly water pollution are threats to this toad.

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Incilius canaliferus habitat map
Incilius canaliferus habitat map

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References

1. Incilius canaliferus Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Incilius_canaliferus
2. Incilius canaliferus on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/54602/53948846

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