Definition of Fire-bellied toad
1. Noun. Toad of central and eastern Europe having red or orange patches mixed with black on its underside.
Generic synonyms: Anuran, Batrachian, Frog, Salientian, Toad, Toad Frog
Group relationships: Bombina, Genus Bombina
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Literary usage of Fire-bellied toad
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1. Science from an Easy Chair by Edwin Ray Lankester (1911)
"There is the beautiful little green tree-frog, and there are the fire-bellied toad, and the obstetric toad (the male of which carries the eggs after they ..."
2. Convergence in Evolution by Arthur Willey (1911)
"... namely, Bombinator the European fire-bellied toad, Pipa the Surinam toad, Alytes the Midwife toad, and Discoglossus, the Painted frog, a circum-Medit- ..."