Baku Zoological Park

Colorado River toad

Size and weight

19 cm
900 gr


It is carnivorous

Life Span

15 years


On average, it lays 7500-8000 eggs

Conservation status

It does not require special care

The largest toad native to the United States is widespread in northern Mexico and the southwestern USA

This toad is poisonous and its venom includes a strong psychoactive chemical. It has a long sticky tongue for catching prey. It is leads a nocturnal lifestyle.