Unknown toad from Morocco

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Unknown toad from Morocco

Postby Michael Widmer » Thu Jul 04, 2019 1:20 pm

Ten years ago, in April 2009, we found these young toads in the Anti-Atlas near Col de Kerdous. Could somebody help me with the identification (if it is possible)? It must be one of these two species Bufotes boulengeri or Barbarophryne brongersmai

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Re: Unknown toad from Morocco

Postby Jeroen Speybroeck » Thu Jul 04, 2019 3:34 pm

I would advice you to find Wouter Beukema on FB and ask him. But it's a tough question.
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Re: Unknown toad from Morocco

Postby Mario Schweiger » Thu Jul 04, 2019 4:46 pm

very hard to tell, but freshly metamorphed Bufotes boulengeri looked much more contrasting. These are from a small creek between Tiznit and Mirleft.
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and this is an adult from the corner of the Erg Chebby dunes
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