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  Ingerophrynus quadriporcatus
  Family Name : Bufonidae

  Taxonomic Group : Vertebrates (Amphibian)

  Synonyms : Bufo quadriporcatus

  Common Names : Four-ridged Toad

Four-ridged Toad
  • Description
    • Description :
      Body robust, hind limbs relatively short and slender, with highly reduced webbing. Skin distinctly warty, body and limbs usually bright orange-brown (sometimes dark brown) above. Raised gland along side of head very slender. Four low ridges on top of the head.
  • Ecology, Habitat & Location
    • Ecological Notes :
      Nocturnal and insectivorous.
      Habitats :
      Forest, Terrestrial
      Nature Reserves :
      Bukit Timah Nature Reserve, Central Catchment Nature Reserve
  • Status
    • Species Status :
      Conservation Status :
      Singapore Red Data Book 1994 status :
      Vulnerable (V)
  • References
    • Baker, N. & Lim, K. 2008. Wild animals of Singapore. Singapore: Draco Publishing and Distribution Pte Ltd. 180pp 

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