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Rococo Toad, Zie-Zoo, Netherlands A very large toad that can be heard from up to 2km away, here&#039;s one calling in Costa Rica:<br />
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And some information on their defensive behavior, which includes inflating themselves into an even larger toad, as well as expelling venom from their skin:<br />
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Rococo Toad, Zie-Zoo, Netherlands

A very large toad that can be heard from up to 2km away, here's one calling in Costa Rica:


And some information on their defensive behavior, which includes inflating themselves into an even larger toad, as well as expelling venom from their skin:

    comments (7)

  1. Fascinating! Posted 4 years ago
  2. Epic!! Posted 4 years ago
    1. Can't help but see a huge grumpy old man in this frog :) Posted 4 years ago
      1. I totally agree. This cutie would look great in a golfer's/flat cap. Posted 4 years ago
        1. He reminds me of Jabba the Hutt Posted 4 years ago
            1. Bahaha, perfect! Posted 4 years ago

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''Rhinella schneideri'', sometimes referred to as Schneider's toad, cururu toad, or rococo toad, is a large toad found in Argentina, Paraguay, Uruguay, Amazonian and eastern Bolivia, and Brazil.

''Rhinella schneideri'' is a widespread and very common species that occurs in a variety of habitats but most commonly in open and urban ones. It breeds in permanent and temporary ponds, preferring ones without much vegetation. It is kept as a pet, but pet trade is not occurring at levels that.. more

Similar species: Frogs
Species identified by Ferdy Christant
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By Ferdy Christant

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Uploaded Jun 24, 2018. Captured May 6, 2018 15:12.
  • NIKON D850
  • f/5.6
  • 1/50s
  • ISO6400
  • 105mm