Cranopsis macrocristatus

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Cranopsis macrocristatus
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Amphibia
Order: Anura
Family: Bufonidae
Genus: Bufo
Species: B. macrocristatus
Binomial name
Bufo macrocristatus
Firschein & Smith, 1957
Bufo macrocristatus distribution.svg
Synonyms

Cranopsis macrocristatus, Ollotis macrocristatus

Cranopsis macrocristatus is one of several former names for Bufo macrocristatus, a species of toad in the Bufonidae family. It is found in Guatemala and Mexico. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist montane forests and rivers. It is threatened by habitat loss.

References[edit]

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