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Moroccan midwife toad

(Alytes maurus)

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Description

Alytes maurus (common name: Moroccan midwife toad,French: crapaud accoucheur) is a species of frog in the Alytidae family (formerly Discoglossidae).It is endemic to Morocco.Its natural habitats are temperate forests,Mediterranean-type shrubby vegetation,rivers,freshwater marshes,freshwater springs,rocky areas,and rural gardens.

Taxonomic tree:

Domain:
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum:
Class: Amphibia
Order:Anura
Family:Alytidae
Genus:Alytes
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