About this object

Head small and broad with large eyes, snout short and rounded. Body plump with short, sturdy limbs, skin of the back is rough, dark brown in colour with two wide yellow or orange bands bordered with dark stripes. Head has brownish-yellow mark between the eyes. Total length 5-8 cm.

Object specifics

  • Accession no.
  • Scientific name
    Kaloula pulchra Gray, 1831
  • Classification
  • Common name
    Malaysian Narrowmouth Toad
  • Collector
    R B Hickleton
  • Date collected
  • Place collected
    Asia: Southern Asia: Sri Lanka: Gangodawila
  • Measurements
  • Credit line
    Donated by R.B. Hickleton, 1957
  • Red Book Data status
  • Other number(s)
    previous number: 1957.71.8
Object view = Natural Science
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