Scaphiopus

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Scaphiopus holbrookii

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: Scaphiopodidae
Genus: Scaphiopus
Species: S. couchii – S. holbrookii – S. hurterii

Name[edit]

Scaphiopus Holbrook, 1836

Type species: Scaphiopus solitarius Holbrook, 1836 (= Rana holbrooki Harlan, 1835)

References[edit]

  • Henrici, A.C, 2009: Reassessment of Scaphiopus neuter (Anura: Pelobatoidea: Pelobatidae), Based on New Material from Anceney, Montana (Early Barstovian). Annals of Carnegie Museum 78(3): 273–287. DOI: 10.2992/007.078.0304. Full article: [1].
  • Holbrook, 1836, N. Am. Herpetol., 1: 85.
  • Amphibian Species of the World 5.1 Scaphiopus access date 13 July 2008
  • Tanner, V. M., 1939. A study of the genus Scaphiopus, the spade-foot toads. Great Basin Naturalist 1:3–20. (PDF)

Vernacular names[edit]

English: Eastern Spadefoot Toads