Northern Prairie Wildlife Research Center
Reptiles and Amphibians of North Dakota
American Toad (Bufo americanus)
American toads are large toads found in eastern North Dakota. Their coloration
varies from brown, to brick red, to olive green. A light stripe may be found
down the middle of the back.
The habitat of these toads varies. It may include mowed grassy yards, woodlands,
or wherever there is an abundant supply of moisture and insects.
Previous Section-- Western Hognose Snake
Return to Contents
Next Section-- Canadian Toad