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Holotype: Syntype - [[USNM]] 15467-70.
 
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== Note ==
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The recognition of ''Anaxyrus'' as a genus distinct from ''Bufo'' is highly controversial, and has not been accepted by many herpetologists working with this group. For a complete phylogeny of the species in this group and their relationships as a subgroup within ''Bufo'', see Pauly et al. (2004).
   
 
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== References ==
 
== References ==
 
* {{aut|Baird and Girard}}, 1852, ''Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. Philadelphia'', '''6''': 174.
 
* {{aut|Baird and Girard}}, 1852, ''Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. Philadelphia'', '''6''': 174.
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* {{aut|Pauly, G. B., D. M. Hillis, and D. C, Cannatella.}} (2004) The history of a Nearctic colonization: Molecular phylogenetics and biogeography of the Nearctic toads (''Bufo''). ''Evolution'' ''58'': 2517–2535.
 
* {{aut|Frost, Grant, Faivovich, Bain, Haas, Haddad, de Sá, Channing, Wilkinson, Donnellan, Raxworthy, Campbell, Blotto, Moler, Drewes, Nussbaum, Lynch, Green, and Wheeler}}, 2006, ''Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist''., '''297''': 363
 
* {{aut|Frost, Grant, Faivovich, Bain, Haas, Haddad, de Sá, Channing, Wilkinson, Donnellan, Raxworthy, Campbell, Blotto, Moler, Drewes, Nussbaum, Lynch, Green, and Wheeler}}, 2006, ''Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist''., '''297''': 363
 
* {{ASW52|genus=Anaxyrus|species=boreas|date=16 July|year=2008}}
 
* {{ASW52|genus=Anaxyrus|species=boreas|date=16 July|year=2008}}

Revision as of 14:53, 5 September 2008

Anaxyrus boreas

Taxonavigation

Taxonavigation: Neobatrachia

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Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Cladus: Chordata Craniata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Superclassis: Tetrapoda
Classis: Amphibia
Subclassis: Lissamphibia
Ordo: Anura
Subordo: Neobatrachia

Familia: Bufonidae
Genus: Anaxyrus
Species: Anaxyrus boreas
Subspecies: A. b. boreas – A. b. halophilus

Name

Anaxyrus boreas (Baird & Girard, 1852)

Type locality: "vicinity of Puget Sound", Washington, USA.

Holotype: Syntype - USNM 15467-70.

Note

The recognition of Anaxyrus as a genus distinct from Bufo is highly controversial, and has not been accepted by many herpetologists working with this group. For a complete phylogeny of the species in this group and their relationships as a subgroup within Bufo, see Pauly et al. (2004).

Synonyms

References

  • Baird and Girard, 1852, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. Philadelphia, 6: 174.
  • Pauly, G. B., D. M. Hillis, and D. C, Cannatella. (2004) The history of a Nearctic colonization: Molecular phylogenetics and biogeography of the Nearctic toads (Bufo). Evolution 58: 2517–2535.
  • Frost, Grant, Faivovich, Bain, Haas, Haddad, de Sá, Channing, Wilkinson, Donnellan, Raxworthy, Campbell, Blotto, Moler, Drewes, Nussbaum, Lynch, Green, and Wheeler, 2006, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 297: 363
  • Frost, Darrel R. 2008. Amphibian Species of the World: an Online Reference. Version 5.2 (15 July, 2008). Electronic Database accessible at [1] American Museum of Natural History, New York, USA. Anaxyrus boreas . Accessed on 16 July 2008.
  • World Conservation Monitoring Centre IUCN: Anaxyrus boreas (Near Threatened)

Vernacular names

English: Western toad