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Cane Toads

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Cane toads, also known as giant neotropical toads or marine toads, are a species of toad native to Central and South America. These large toads have highly toxic skin and glands, and are voracious eaters and breeders. Because of their toxicity and that they have spread throughout Oceania and the Caribbean, cane toads are now considered an invasive species.
Cane toads were imported by the Australian Bureau of Sugar Experimental Stations to eat cane beetles. The beetles were a major pest of sugar cane and threatened to ruin the industry. The Greyback and French's Cane Beetles, native insects that naturally ate grass roots, bored into the roots of sugar …
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August 1935 102 toads, collected from Hawaii, 51 males and 51 females were brought to Australia and released in August of 1935.
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It's not. This introduced pest has become an ecological disaster in Australia, spreading further and further south. Control has been impossible for several reasons. 1. The cane toad has no natural predators, although crows have learnt to flip the toads over and peck at the soft underbelly. 2. It b…
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The cane toad. Rabbits have eroded and de-nuded large areas of Australia. Foxes also kill the native fauna. Starlings and Indian Mynahs displace the native birds.
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Cane toads look like any normal toad! They are called cane toads because...they're toads.cane toads are toads thaat are brownish and yellowishr
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Australia
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forest swamps or marshes
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Cane Toads in Australia... Cane Toads originally come from Hawaii, 102 of them were packed in a box and were shipped to Australia to control the cane toad beetle, this happened in 1935. The cane to toad was brought to Australia in 1935 to get rid of the Cain beetle population which got here when th…
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Cane Toads originally came from central to southern South America and around Mexico.
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Yes. At all stages of the cane toad's life cycle, from eggs to tadpoles to adults, cane toads are poisonous to anything that tried to ingest them. The poison has been responsible for the deaths of many native Australian animals. Adult cane toads have venom-secreting poison glands on their shoulders.
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Cane toads were actually supposed to protect the sugar canes. but instead, they didn`t. They had to protect the sugar cane because of the can beetles, which lived underneath the crop, and blocked all the water out, which caused it to go all yellow, and then collasped. The suger cane i mean.Branidi o…
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There are so many cane toads today because they're prolific breeders, which means they breed very fast and the time span they are pregnant for isn't very long. :)
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Aside from throwing money at it Nothing so far.
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Cane toads are voracious eaters. According to everything I have read about them they will eat anything they can fit into their mouths including other frogs, mice, bugs, baby birds, small lizards and other small critters. They grow very large, I believe the largest on record was 15 inches from nose t…
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the cane toad lives all around the world
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Scientific classificationKingdom:AnimaliaPhylum:ChordataClass:AmphibiaOrder:AnuraFamily:BufonidaeGenus:RhinellaSpecies:marinus
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The cane toad is not venomous, but it is poisonous. They have poison coming out of their skin, which is toxic to some animals and hazardous to humans.
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They belong in the toad family, Bufonidae.
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If a cane toad squirts poison into a dog's eye, it's a medical emergency. The poison could be absorbed through the eye and possibly result in death. Wash the dog's eyes with water and take it to the vet for treatment.
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You can find them in Africa, South and Central America, Australia, and southeast United States.
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The effects that cane frogs have on the Australia population and ecology is the depletion of native species. Cane frogs are toxic to humans and pets when digested. The cause is that the cane toads are have a mixed of toxins that secret a milky liquid from their parotid glands.
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cane toads got imported into Australia from Hawaii to help to get rid of pests in the sugar cane fields and now they themselves have become pests
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Because they are poisonous and are responsible for endangering the lives of many of Austria's natural animals. even the trusty dog is not safe from this toad.
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Well the cane toads were actually introduced by the Austrailian government to get rid of the cane magets that were hurting the cane farmers crops. However, the never actually did this and spread rapidly through out the country. They found the solution to the magets years later and got rid of them wi…
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If your dog licks a cane toad he/she will deliver major amounts of froth and suliver from the mouth and usually will start twitching his/her face, sometimes even turn its head to either side and freeze looking straight ahead (when my dog did that I thought he had died, that's how frozen they are.) T…
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Freeze them or pour Dettol (or other products containing chloroxylenol) on them.
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Well, this is a hard question but there are quiet a few adjectives that could describe a cane toad (if you ever research about them). Clumsy, large, fierce.
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cane toads are extremely poisonous
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2500 to about 3300
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South and mainland middle America.
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Cairns, Gordonvale, and Innisfail in Northern Queensland.
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They were released to control cane beetles, which were destroying the sugar cane crop.
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No, a toad is a reptile.
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Cane frog or cane toad also known as the Giant Neotropical Toad or Marine Toad, is a large, terrestrial true toad native to Central and South America.Cane toads are a serious conservation issue in Australia. As their populations increase, they threaten the existence of many natural animals.Cane toad…
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Their dangerous and are killing our native animals and plants, not to mention to also kills dogs and cats. WE HATE CANE TOADS
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Rhinella Marina is the taxonomic name. The Scientific name is latin, Bufo marinus
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From what I understand, and amphibian's poison is in it's skin, and not in it's meat. I have skinned and eaten a cane toad, and I didn't get sick or anything. I did this because I am interested in wilderness survival, and I wanted to know if cane toads were edible. Having eaten one with no ill ef…
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Cane toads disrupt the ecosystem as they are not native species, but introduced species. As this is the case, they adapt with the food chain, but native creatures which consume similar things to Cane toads, such as small skinks, must compete with the Cane toad for food and resources; therefore, the …
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After human population started destroying the predators of the cane toads, they started increasing in population
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badgers will eat goats at a rate of 1.23 a second <3more cane toads depends where in australia
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Paul Baker
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Frogs were probably brought to america accidently on Christopher Columbus's ships or another famous explorers ships. No one has proof though for sure.
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Cane Toads The Conquest - 2010 was released on: USA: 26 January 2010 (Sundance Film Festival) (premiere) USA: 28 May 2010 (Seattle International Film Festival) USA: June 2010 (Los Angeles Film Festival) USA: 16 June 2010 (BAMcinemaFest) (premiere) USA: July 2010 (Traverse City Film Festival) A…
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In their natural environment, no. Where they've been implanted - like in Australia - yes.
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when was the cane toad brought to the United States
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Yes, all amphibians have bones.
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