Texas toad is a medium-sized species of toad found in the United States and northern Mexico. The species is nocturnal.
|Scientific Name||Anaxyrus speciosus|
|Size||Male: 5.2 to 7.8 cm (2.0–3.1 in)
Female: 5.4 to 9.1 cm (2.1–3.6 in)
|Color||Olive to grayish-brown with greenish warts|
|Distribution||Texas, Oklahoma, New Mexico (United States), northern Mexico|
|Habitat||Dry grassland, savannahs, open woodland|
|Diet||Insects like ants and beetles, other arthropods|
|Breeding Season||April to September|
|Mode of Reproduction||Oviparous (egg laying)|
|Incubation Period||2 days|
|Metamorphosis Period||18 to 60 days|
|IUCN Conservation Status||Least Concern|
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Published on April 26th 2017 by staff under Toads. Article was last reviewed on 30th September 2019.