Family: Rhinophrynidae, Burrowing Toads view all from this family
Description Brown/gray. Body egg shaped. Pointed head. Reddish stripe down back. Skin partially hides limbs. Spades on hind feet.
Dimensions 5.1-8.9cm. (2-3 1/2")
Voice Guttural moan.
Breeding In temporary pools from rainfall. Eggs laid in clusters that float on the surface. Eggs hatch after a few days.
Habitat Cultivated & forested areas.
Range S. Texas through Mexico.
Discussion Nocturnal. Inflates body to protect itself. Diet includes termites.