Chaunus cophotis

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Paramo toad
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Amphibia
Order: Anura
Family: Bufonidae
Genus: Chaunus
Species: C. cophotis
Binomial name
Chaunus cophotis
Boulenger, 1900
  • Bufo cophotis
  • Nannophryne cophotis
  • Rhinella cophotis

The Paramo toad (Chaunus cophotis) is a species of toad in the Bufonidae family that is endemic to Peru. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical high-altitude shrubland, subtropical or tropical high-altitude grassland, rivers, intermittent freshwater marshes, and arable land.