Anaxyrus compactilis

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Taxonavigation[edit]

Taxonavigation: Anura 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Superphylum: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Cladus: Craniata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Superclassis: Tetrapoda
Classis: Amphibia
Subclassis: Lissamphibia
Ordo: Anura

Familia: Bufonidae
Genus: Anaxyrus
Species: Anaxyrus compactilis

Name[edit]

Anaxyrus compactilis (Wiegmann, 1833)

Type locality: "Xochimilco", Distrito Federal, Mexico.

Holotype: ZMB 3528.

Note:[edit]

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[edit]

  • Bufo compactilis Wiegmann, 1833
  • Anaxyrus melancholicus Tschudi, 1845
  • Bufo anomalus Jan, 1857
  • Bufo levifrons Brocchi, 1877
  • Dromoplectrus anomalusCamerano, 1879
  • Bufo compactilis compactilisCope, 1889

References[edit]

  • Wiegmann, 1833, Isis von Oken, 26: 661.
  • 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, Darrel R. 2018. Amphibian Species of the World: an Online Reference. Version 6.0. Electronic Database accessible at http://research.amnh.org/herpetology/amphibia/index.html. American Museum of Natural History, New York, USA. Anaxyrus compactilis . Accessed on 26 Mar 2008.
  • World Conservation Monitoring Centre IUCN: Anaxyrus compactilis  (Least Concern)

Vernacular names[edit]

English: Plateau Toad