Bufotes zugmayeri (Eiselt and Schmidtler, 1973)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Bufonidae > Genus: Bufotes > Species: Bufotes zugmayeri

English Names

Baloch Green Toad (Khan, 2002, Bull. Chicago Herpetol. Soc., 37: 159).


Known only from the vicinity of the type locality (Pishin, Baluchistan, Pakistan) (see comment).


Stöck, Moritz, Hickerson, Frynta, Dujsebayeva, Eremchenko, Macey, Papenfuss, and Wake, 2006, Mol. Phylogenet. Evol., 41: 663-689, reported a closely related, but unnamed species, from Bolshoi Balkhan, Turkmenistan. Chanda, 2002, Handb. Indian Amph.: 24-25, and Khan, 2006, Amph. Rept. Pakistan: 52, provided a brief accounts (as Bufo viridis zugmayeri). Likely a triploid species according to Betto-Colliard, Sermier, Perrin, and Stöck, 2015, Heredity, 114: 301. 

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