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Common Toad

Observed: 18th July 2013 By: TroglodyteTroglodyte’s reputation in Amphibians and ReptilesTroglodyte’s reputation in Amphibians and ReptilesTroglodyte’s reputation in Amphibians and Reptiles
Common Toad
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Masked Marvel's picture

Looks like this is infected

Looks like this is infected with Bufonivora fly larvae. A particularly nasty parasite...

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Thanks

Masked Marvel,

Thank you for the steer towards Bufonivora fly larvae. Having explored it a little further it really is a nasty parasite.

Regards
Dave