Wyoming Toad (Bufo hemiophrys ssp. baxteri)

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Listing Status:   

Where Listed: WHEREVER FOUND

General Information

At its full size, the Wyoming toad is only two inches long. This toad looks lumpy - its body is covered with warts and its head has a humped ridge. The skin is various shades of brown - perfect for blending in and escaping would-be predators.

  • States/US Territories in which the Wyoming Toad, Entire is known to or is believed to occur:  Wyoming
  • US Counties in which the Wyoming Toad, Entire is known to or is believed to occur:  View All
  • USFWS Refuges in which the Wyoming Toad, Entire is known to occur:  Mortenson Lake National Wildlife Refuge
 
Current Listing Status Summary
Status Date Listed Lead Region Where Listed
01/17/1984 Mountain-Prairie Region (Region 6) Entire

» Federal Register Documents

Federal Register Documents
Date Citation Page Title
01/27/1983 48 FR 3794 3796 Proposed Endangered Status for Bufo genuiogrts baxteri (Wyoming Toad);
02/10/2014 79 FR 7693 7694 Draft Revised Recovery Plan for Wyoming Toad; Notice of document availability for review and comment.
10/06/2008 73 FR 58261 58262 5-Year Reviews of Three Wildlife Species and Eight Plant Species in the Mountain-Prairie Region
12/30/1982 47 FR 58454 58460 Review of Vertebrate Wildlife for Listing as End. or Thr. Species
01/17/1984 49 FR 1992 1994 Determination that Bufo Hemiophrys baxteri (Wyoming Toad) is End. Species; 49 FR 1992-1994

» Recovery

Current Recovery Plan(s)
Date Title Plan Action Status Plan Status
07/16/2015 Wyoming Toad Bufo hemiophrys baxteri now known as Anaxyrus baxteri Revised Recovery Plan Recovery efforts in progress, but no implementation information yet to display Final Revision 1
Other Recovery Documents
Date Citation Page Title Document Type
02/10/2014 79 FR 7693 7694 Draft Revised Recovery Plan for Wyoming Toad; Notice of document availability for review and comment.
  • Notice Draft Recovery Plan Availability
10/06/2008 73 FR 58261 58262 5-Year Reviews of Three Wildlife Species and Eight Plant Species in the Mountain-Prairie Region
  • Notice 5-year Review, Initiation
Five Year Review
Date Title
09/13/2012 Wyoming Toad (Anaxyrus baxteri) 5-Year Review

» Critical Habitat

No critical habitat rules have been published for the Wyoming Toad.

» Conservation Plans

Safe Harbor Agreements (SHA): (learn more)
SHA Plan Summaries
Wyoming Toad

» Petitions

» Life History

No Life History information has been entered into this system for this species.

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