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Reptiles and Amphibians of North Dakota

American Toad (Bufo americanus)

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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.


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