Asiatic toadUploader: Mazurr 3 years ago Subscribe 7
The white belly has black spotting. More recently, Western medical science has also taken an interest in the toad. Females lay huge clutches, with an average size of 12, eggs per clutch, in quiet portions of streams. The major toxic component in Phrynoidis aspera skin extracts is bufotalin a bufadienolide , with a lesser component of resibufogenin and minor amounts of other bufadienolides and bufotoxins. It is probably a complex of more than one true toad species that is widely distributed in South and Southeast Asia.