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Colorado River Toad Sonoran Desert Toad

Incilius alvarius (Girard 1859)

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Incilius alvarius (Colorado River Toad Sonoran Desert Toad) is a species of amphibians in the family toads. It is associated with freshwater habitat. It is found in the Nearctic and the Neotropics. Individuals can grow to 706 g. Colorado River Toad Sonoran Desert Toad has sexual reproduction. Reproduction is dioecious. Colorado River Toad Sonoran Desert Toad relies on saltation to move around.

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  • URI: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/GO_0019953
  • Definition: Capable of creating a new organism by combining the genetic material of two gametes, which may come from two parent organisms or from a single organism, in the case of self-fertilizing hermaphrodites.
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  • URI: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/NBO_0000370
  • Definition: (Bipedal jumping.) Behavior related to the upward thrust produced by the rapid, simultaneous extension of the hind legs with the intend to rise in the air.
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