Incilius aucoinae

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Incilius aucoinae
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Amphibia
Order: Anura
Family: Bufonidae
Genus: Incilius
Species: I. aucoinae
Binomial name
Incilius aucoinae
(O'Neill and Mendelson, 2004)
Bufo aucoine distribution.svg
Synonyms

Bufo aucoinae O'Neill and Mendelson, 2004
Cranopsis aucoinae (O'Neill and Mendelson, 2004)

Incilius aucoinae is a species of toad in the family Bufonidae. It is found in southwestern Costa Rica and adjacent western Panama. Before its description in 2004, it was confused with Incilius melanochlorus.[2] It is a very abundant species living in forested habitats, from tree plantations to primary forests. Reproduction takes place in broad, low-gradient streams and rivers during the dry season. There are no important threats to this adaptable species; it also occurs in several protected areas.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Mendelson, J. (2006). "Incilius aucoinae". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2015.2. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 5 September 2015. 
  2. ^ Frost, Darrel R. (2015). "Incilius aucoinae (O'Neill and Mendelson, 2004)". Amphibian Species of the World: an Online Reference. Version 6.0. American Museum of Natural History. Retrieved 5 September 2015.