Anaxyrus cognatus
Great Plains Toad
family: Bufonidae

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Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: Canada, Mexico, United States

U.S. state distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: Arizona, California, Colorado, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, North Dakota, Nebraska, New Mexico, Nevada, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Texas, Utah, Wyoming

Canadian province distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: Alberta, Manitoba, Saskatchewan


View distribution map using BerkeleyMapper.

IUCN (Red List) status: Least Concern (LC).
For Red List information on this species, see the IUCN species account.

From Krupa 1990. Catalogue of American Amphibians and Reptiles.

From Laura Blackburn, Priya Nanjappa, and Michael J. Lannoo (2001) US Amphibian Dist. Maps (

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