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Tadpoles of Caucasian toad
Tadpoles of Caucasian toad
Bufo verrucosissimus
Bufo verrucosissimus
Bufo verrucosissimus
Bufo verrucosissimus
Bufo verrucosissimus
Bufo verrucosissimus
Bufo verrucosissimus
Bufo verrucosissimus

Accepted name: Bufo verrucosissimus Orlova & Tuniev, 1989
Common name: Caucasian Toad
Georgian name: კავკასიური გომბეშო
Synonyms: Bufo bufo verrucosissimus
Taxonomic rank: Species
Taxonomy according to: http://research.amnh.org/herpetology/amphibia/
Reference: D. Tarkhnishvili & R. Gokhelashvili, 1999. The Amphibians of the Caucasus. Pensoft, Sofia.
Remark:

A representative of wide-spread northern Eurasian superspecies Bufo bufo, with a range limited and isolated in the Caucasus. Morphologically and ecologically similar to B. b. spinosus from Iberian peninsula (W. Boehme, pers. com.). Disputed taxon, may be a synonym of B. bufo


IUCN Status: NT
National Red list status: NT
Editor/Contact Person: David Tarkhnishvili
Contact address: david_tarkhnishvili@iliauni.edu.ge


Citation: David Tarkhnishvili, 2018-08-16. [http://www.biodiversity-georgia.net/index.php?taxon=Bufo verrucosissimus]. .Bufo verrucosissimus. in: Tarkhnishvili D, Chaladze G (Editors). 2013. Georgian biodiversity database. http://www.biodiversity-georgia.net/. Downloaded on: 2 March 2021