Parker's tree toad

Parker's tree toad

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Laurentophryne parkeri

Parker's tree toad is a species of toad in the family Bufonidae. It is the single species in the genus Laurentophryne, and is endemic to Kivu region in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist montane forests. It is threatened by habitat loss. To describe their features, they have a straight head and pointed snout that goes further than its mouth. They have dorsal skin granular with multiple warts around their body more or less arranged in rows starting from the snout and moves to the shoulders and beyond; warts depicting a clear X on their backs typically colored grey or grey-whiteish.

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References

1. Parker's tree toad Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Parker's_tree_toad
2. Parker's tree toad on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/54813/16935437

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