Bufoides Pillai and Yazdani, 1973

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Bufonidae > Genus: Bufoides
3 species

Bufoides Pillai and Yazdani, 1973, J. Zool. Soc. India, 25: 65. Type species: Ansonia meghalayana Yazdani and Chanda, 1971, by original designation.

English Names

Mawblang Toads (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 44).

Rock Toads (Ananjeva, Borkin, Darevsky, and Orlov, 1988, Dict. Amph. Rept. Five Languages: 42).

Hills Toads (Dinesh, Radhakrishnan, Deepak, and Kulkarni, 2023, Fauna India Checklist, vers. 5.0 : 2). 


Garo and Khasi Hillis of the eastern Himalayan region of India (Meghalaya).  


Smith and Chiszar, 2006, Herpetol. Conserv. Biol., 1: 6-8, implied that this taxon should be considered a subgenus of Bufo; see comment under Bufonidae. Not included in any published phylogenetic analysis so its phylogenetic placement is unknown. Naveen, Chandramouli, Kadam, Babu, Karunakaran, Kumara, and Parthasarathy, 2022, J. Threatened Taxa, 14: 22277–22292, reported on the species within the genus. 

Contained taxa (3 sp.):

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