obstetrical toad definition

  • adjective:
    • a European toad for the genus Alytes, specially Alytes obstetricans. The eggs tend to be laid in a string that the male winds around their legs, and carries about before the youthful are hatched.
  • noun:
    • See under Obstetrical.
    • European toad whose male carries the fertilized eggs covered around its hind legs until they hatch

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