About this object

Upperparts may be yellow, grey, reddish-brown or drab grey-brown, patterned with more or less symmetrical pairs of darker blotches including one pair on the upper surface of the snout. Underside whitish, often freckled with pale to dark grey on the chest and abdomen, throat of males suffused with black. Length up to 7 cm.

Object specifics

  • Accession no.
  • Scientific name
    Bufo maculatus Hallowell, 1855
  • Classification
  • Common name
    Hallowell's Toad
  • Collector
    Martin Pickersgill
  • Date collected
  • Place collected
    Africa: Eastern Africa: Malawi: Lujeri Estates
  • Measurements
  • Credit line
    Donated by Martin Pickersgill, 1998
  • Red Book Data status
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Other number(s)
    previous number: 1998.46.3-4; Collector Number: MP 3246
Object view = Natural Science
Have 20 place tagsPage load time: 93 ms