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Green Climbing Toad

(Bufo coniferus)

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Identification:

The Green Climbing Toad is also called Evergreen Toad. Mid-sized Irog highly variable in color; greenish, yellow-greenish, or brown, often with black and white splotches; parallel rows of spine-tipped warts run down their sides; glands on head behind eyes are small and often triangular; brown and green eyes; to 9 cm (3.5 in). (Sapo Cornudo).

Habitat:

Middle elevation wet forests; found on the ground or in small pools or ponds.

Found in the following Parks:

Braulio Carrillo National Park.
Corcovado National Park.
La Selva Biological Reserve.
Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve (Fotos).
Robert & Catherine Wilson Botanical Garden.

If you want to read about Eco-Tourism, Ecology, Behavior, Breeding and more of Costa Ricas' Fauna, we recommend to buy the Travelers' Wildlife Guide of Costa Rica by Les Beletzky (or Belesky) with beautiful illustrations by Davis Dennis. This priceless guide is our constant companion, when we travel around Costa Rica, Panama and Nicaragua.
To buy the complete book visit Interlink Books

The team of Discovery Travel World wishes you the best of times in our little paradise called Costa Rica.


Green Climbing Toad (Bufo coniferus), Costa Rica