Peltophryne fracta Schwartz, 1972

Eastern crested toad

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Rediscovered on 1 July 2011

 

Distribution

Dominican Republic (eastern), Hispaniola

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Schwartz,A. (1972). The native toads (Anura, Bufonidae) of Hispaniola. Journal of Herpetology 6: 217-231.

 

Other references:

Landestoy T., Miguel A. and Ortíz, Robert. (2015). Rediscovery of the Eastern Crested Toad (Peltophryne fracta), with Comments on Conservation, Vocalization, and Mating Behavior. IRCF Reptiles & Amphibians 22(2): 50-55.

 

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