cane toad


cane toad
The toad bufo marinus.

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  • cane toad — cane toad, a large, brown toad, found originally in tropical areas of North and South America. The animal was imported into many places for example, Australia to control sugar cane beetles, a policy that led to problems for native species. The… …   Useful english dictionary

  • cane-toad — caneˈ toad noun (Aust) The large toad (Bufo marinus) introduced to Queensland, and now abundant in Australia • • • Main Entry: ↑cane …   Useful english dictionary

  • Cane Toad — Taxobox name = Cane Toad status = LC status system = IUCN2.3 trend = up status ref = [IUCN2006|assessors=Solís et al |year=2004|id=41065|title=Bufo marinus|downloaded=11 May 2006 Database entry includes a range map and justification for this… …   Wikipedia

  • Cane toad — For other uses, see Cane toads (disambiguation). Cane toad Conservation status …   Wikipedia

  • Cane toad — Aga Kröte Aga Kröte (Bufo marinus) Systematik Klasse: Lurche (Amphibia) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • cane toad — /ˈkeɪn toʊd/ (say kayn tohd) noun 1. a large toad, Bufo marinus, native to South America and introduced into Queensland in an unsuccessful attempt to control sugarcane insect pests; now itself a pest; bufo. 2. Colloquial a player for the… …   Australian English dictionary

  • Cane toad — Bufo marinus Crapaud buffle …   Wikipédia en Français

  • cane toad — noun a large brown toad of tropical America, introduced elsewhere for pest control. [Bufo marinus.] …   English new terms dictionary

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  • flying cane toad — noun Colloquial any bird regarded as a pest, especially an Indian myna, feral pigeon, or seagull …   Australian English dictionary


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