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Rococo Toad

Rococo toad is a large species of toad found in Argentina, Paraguay, Uruguay, Bolivia, and Brazil. The species is nocturnal and terrestrial.

    Kingdom Animalia
    Phylum Chordata
    Class Amphibia
    Order Anura
    Family Bufonidae
    Genus Rhinella
    Scientific Name Rhinella schneideri

    Other Names Schneider’s toad, Cururu toad,
    Color Dark ash
    Distribution Argentina, Uruguay, Paraguay, Bolivia, and Brazil
    Habitat Forests, open and urban areas; breeding habitat includes temporary and permanent ponds without much vegetation
    Diet Carnivorous
    Predators Snakes
    Breeding Season October to April
    Mode of Reproduction Oviparous (egg laying)
    Clutch Size More than 2000 eggs
    Average Lifespan Up to 40 years
    IUCN Conservation Status Least Concern

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    Published on May 3rd 2017 by under Toads. Article was last reviewed on 30th September 2019.

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