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Anaxyrus  Tschudi, 1845
Taxonomic Serial No.: 773227

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s): North American Toads [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2009   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassAmphibia  – amphibiens, anfíbio, Amphibians  
                         OrderAnura  – Frogs, perereca, rã, sapo, crapauds, grenouilles, Toads  
                            FamilyBufonidae Gray, 1825 – Bufonids, bufonidés, crapauds, Toads  
                               GenusAnaxyrus Tschudi, 1845 – North American Toads  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Anaxyrus americanus (Holbrook, 1836) – American Toad 
                                  Species Anaxyrus baxteri (Porter, 1968) – Wyoming Toad 
                                  Species Anaxyrus boreas (Baird and Girard, 1852) – Western Toad 
                                  Species Anaxyrus californicus (Camp, 1915) – Arroyo Toad 
                                  Species Anaxyrus canorus (Camp, 1916) – Yosemite Toad 
                                  Species Anaxyrus cognatus (Say in James, 1823) – Great Plains Toad 
                                  Species Anaxyrus compactilis (Wiegmann, 1833)  
                                  Species Anaxyrus debilis (Girard, 1854) – Green Toad 
                                  Species Anaxyrus exsul (Myers, 1942) – Black Toad 
                                  Species Anaxyrus fowleri (Hinckley, 1882) – Fowler's Toad 
                                  Species Anaxyrus hemiophrys (Cope, 1886) – Canadian Toad 
                                  Species Anaxyrus houstonensis (Sanders, 1953) – Houston Toad 
                                  Species Anaxyrus kelloggi (Taylor, 1938)  
                                  Species Anaxyrus mexicanus (Brocchi, 1879)  
                                  Species Anaxyrus microscaphus (Cope, 1867) – Arizona Toad 
                                  Species Anaxyrus nelsoni (Stejneger, 1893) – Amargosa Toad 
                                  Species Anaxyrus punctatus (Baird and Girard, 1852) – Red-spotted Toad 
                                  Species Anaxyrus quercicus (Holbrook, 1840) – Oak Toad 
                                  Species Anaxyrus retiformis (Sanders and Smith, 1951) – Sonoran Green Toad 
                                  Species Anaxyrus speciosus (Girard, 1854) – Texas Toad 
                                  Species Anaxyrus terrestris (Bonnaterre, 1789) – Southern Toad 
                                  Species Anaxyrus woodhousii (Girard, 1854) – Woodhouse's Toad 

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Amphibian Species of the World: an Online Reference v5.3, database (version 5.3)  
  Acquired: 2009   
  Notes: Frost, Darrel R. 2009. Amphibian Species of the World: an Online Reference. Version 5.3 (12 February, 2009). Electronic Database accessible at American Museum of Natural History, New York, USA   
  Reference for: Anaxyrus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Crother, Brian I., Jeff Boundy, Frank T. Burbrink, et al. / Moriarty, John J., ed.  
  Publication Date: 2008   
  Article/Chapter Title: Scientific and Standard English Names of Amphibians and Reptiles of North America North of Mexico, With Comments Regarding Confidence in Our Understanding, Sixth Ed.   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Herpetological Circular No. 37   
  Page(s): 1-84   
  Publisher: Society for the Study of Amphibians and Reptiles   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-916984-74-5   
  Notes: Available free as a PDF at   
  Reference for: Anaxyrus, North American Toads [English]   

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