Yosemite toad (Anaxyrus canorus)
Where Listed: WHEREVER FOUND
Robust and stocky with dry, uniformly warty skin. No cranial crests. Large, flat oval paratoid glands. Eyes are closely set, pupils are horizontal. Dorsal stripe is very faint or absent. Sexes are colored differently. Males are pale yellowish green or olive above, with few or no dark blotches. Females and young are heavily blotched on a light background. Throat and belly is pale on both sexes. Moves by walking instead of hopping.
- States/US Territories in which the Yosemite toad, Wherever found is known to or is believed to occur: California
- US Counties in which the Yosemite toad, Wherever found is known to or is believed to occur: View All
|Status||Date Listed||Lead Region||Where Listed|
|06/30/2014||California/Nevada Region (Region 8)||Wherever found|
» Federal Register Documents
No recovery information is available for the Yosemite toad.
» Critical Habitat
|Date||Citation Page||Title||Document Type||Status|
|08/26/2016||81 FR 59045 59119||Designation of Critical Habitat for the Sierra Nevada Yellow-Legged Frog, the Northern DPS of the Mountain Yellow-Legged Frog, and the Yosemite Toad; Final Rule||Final Rule||Final designated|
|04/25/2013||78 FR 24515 24574||Designation of Critical Habitat for the Sierra Nevada Yellow-Legged Frog, the Northern Distinct Population Segment of the Mountain Yellow-Legged Frog, and the Yosemite Toad; Proposed Rule||Proposed Rule||Not Required|
To learn more about critical habitat please see http://ecos.fws.gov/crithab
» Conservation Plans
No conservation plans have been created for Yosemite toad.
» Life History
No Life History information has been entered into this system for this species.
» Other Resources
NatureServe Explorer Species Reports -- NatureServe Explorer is a source for authoritative conservation information on more than 50,000 plants, animals and ecological communtities of the U.S and Canada. NatureServe Explorer provides in-depth information on rare and endangered species, but includes common plants and animals too. NatureServe Explorer is a product of NatureServe in collaboration with the Natural Heritage Network.
ITIS Reports -- ITIS (the Integrated Taxonomic Information System) is a source for authoritative taxonomic information on plants, animals, fungi, and microbes of North America and the world.
FWS Digital Media Library -- The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's National Digital Library is a searchable collection of selected images, historical artifacts, audio clips, publications, and video.