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The Distribution of the Plains Spadefoot, Spea bombifrons, in Relation to Soil Type in Southwestern Manitoba

Author:
Preston, William B.
Source:
Canadian field-naturalist 2009 v.123 no.2 pp. 107-111
ISSN:
0008-3550
Subject:
drainage, soil types, Manitoba
Abstract:
The distribution of the Plains Spadefoot, Spea bombifrons, in southwestern Manitoba appears to be determined by soil type. Preference is shown for coarse textured to moderately textured soils, followed by medium textured soils. Drainage appeared to be less important in regard to distribution.
Agid:
5893516