Animalia > Chordata > Amphibia > Anura > Bufonidae > Anaxyrus > Anaxyrus baxteri

Anaxyrus baxteri (Wyoming Toad)

Synonyms: Bufo baxteri; Bufo hemiophrys baxteri

Wikipedia Abstract

The Wyoming toad or Baxter's toad (Bufo baxteri or Anaxyrus baxteri) is an extremely rare amphibian that exists only in captivity and within Mortenson Lake National Wildlife Refuge in the U.S. state of Wyoming. The Wyoming toad was listed as an endangered species in 1984, and listed as extinct in the wild since 1991. Before the sharp declines occurred, this toad was classified as a subspecies of the Canadian toad.
View Wikipedia Record: Anaxyrus baxteri

Endangered Species

Status: Endangered
View IUCN Record: Anaxyrus baxteri

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
Cheyenne Mtn Zoological Park
Detroit Zoological Society
Kansas City Zoo
Nat'l Mississippi River Museum & Aquar
Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo
St. Paul's Como Zoo
Toledo Zoological Gardens

Range Map

North America;



Species recognized by , 2009-09-01, ITIS Global: The Integrated Taxonomic Information System in Catalog of Life 2011
Endangered Status provided by IUCN 2012. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2012.2 <> Downloaded on 11 April 2013.
Images provided by Google Image Search
Abstract provided by DBpedia licensed under a Creative Commons License
Range map provided by IUCN (International Union for Conservation of Nature), Conservation International & NatureServe. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species Version 2014.1.
Weather provided by NOAA METAR Data Access
Institution information provided by International Species Information System - May 2011