Incilius tacanensis

Incilius tacanensis

Incilius tacanensis, Volcan tacana toad

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Incilius tacanensis

Incilius tacanensis (common name: Volcan Tacana toad) is a species of toad in the family Bufonidae. It is found in western Guatemala and eastern Chiapas (Mexico). Its name refers to Volcán Tacaná, its type locality.Its natural habitat is premontane tropical forest. It is assumed to be a stream breeder. It is a rare species threatened by habitat loss, and potentially, chytridiomycosis.

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Incilius tacanensis habitat map
Incilius tacanensis habitat map

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1. Incilius tacanensis Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Incilius_tacanensis
2. Incilius tacanensis on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/54773/53950956

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