AmphibiaWeb - Bufotes latastii


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Bufotes latastii (Boulenger, 1882)
Ladakh Toad
family: Bufonidae
genus: Bufotes
Species Description: Boulenger, G. A. (1882). "Catalogue of the Batrachia Salientia s. Ecaudata in the Collection of the British Museum." Second Edition. London: Taylor and Francis.
Taxonomic Notes: This is a diploid species thought to have been involved in the origin of B. baturae by hybridization with B. shaartusiensis (see several publications by Stoeck and coauthors: Evolution 2006 Mol Phyl Evo, 2010 Evol, 2012 PRSB, 2015 Heredity, 2015 J Biog.).

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Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN Red List Status Account Least Concern (LC)
National Status Restricted, Baltistan, Kashmir
Regional Status rare



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