Southern Toad (Anaxyrus terrestris)

CENTRAL FLORIDA CRITTER OF THE DAY: Southern Toad (Anaxyrus terrestris)

I can usually find these guys at night on the patio…hopefully eating palmetto bugs (ick!)

syn. Bufo terrestris

Beneficial

Diet: Ants, bees, beetles, crickets, roaches, snails, and other invertebrates.

Learn: http://ufwildlife.ifas.ufl.edu/frogs/southerntoad.shtml

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3 comments
  1. I hope one of these lives in my Florida garden one day! I see snails, palmettos … c’mon toady toady.

    • Loret said:

      deepen your voice a tad and throw in a croak or two 😉

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