Anaxyrus quercicus

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Anaxyrus quercicus

Taxonavigation edit

Taxonavigation: Anura 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Superphylum: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Megaclassis: Osteichthyes
Cladus: Sarcopterygii
Cladus: Rhipidistia
Cladus: Tetrapodomorpha
Cladus: Eotetrapodiformes
Cladus: Elpistostegalia
Superclassis: Tetrapoda
Classis: Amphibia
Subclassis: Lissamphibia
Ordo: Anura

Familia: Bufonidae
Genus: Anaxyrus
Species: Anaxyrus quercicus

Name edit

Anaxyrus quercicus (Holbrook, 1840)

Type locality: "Charleston, South Carolina", USA.

Holotype: "Museum Academy, Phila." = ANSP, likely lost.

Note: edit

The recognition of Anaxyrus as a genus distinct from Bufo is highly controversial, and has not been accepted by many herpetologists working with this group. For a complete phylogeny of the species in this group and their relationships as a subgroup within Bufo, see Pauly et al. (2004).

Synonyms edit

  • Bufo quercicus Holbrook, 1840
  • Chilophryne dialopha Cope, 1862
  • Incilius dialophusCope, 1863
  • Bufo dialophusBoulenger, 1882

References edit

Vernacular names edit

English: Oak Toad