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
    V J Wilson
  • Date collected
    1990-10-10 - 1990-10-11
  • Place collected
    Africa: Central Africa: Democratic Republic of the Congo: Bena-tshadi
  • Measurements
  • Credit line
    Obtained from Dr Malcolm J. Largen, 1991
  • Red Book Data status
  • Other number(s)
    Collection Number: RC 14-17

Explore related


  • Tauraco Research Report

    Publisher: Tauraco Press
    Date: 1991-12

Object view = Natural Science
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