The American toad (Anaxyrus americanus), is a species of toad found throughout the eastern United States and Canada. This species is Maine’s only toad. The American toad is a short and squat amphibian, varying in shades of brown and covered in warts. They are more terrestrial than aquatic. These toads are mainly nocturnal and will breed in the spring and late summer. The American toad feeds from early morning into the evening and plays an important role in the environment in keeping insect populations in check.
An American Toad (Anaxyrus americanus), In The Grass (Poaceae), The Late Summer
A Side View Of An American Toad (Anaxyrus americanus), In The Yard During The Late Summer
The American Toad (Anaxyrus americanus), Is Maine’s Only Species Of Toad
An American Toad (Anaxyrus americanus), On A Late Afternoon During September