Spadefoot toad. (n.d.). In YourDictionary. Retrieved from https://www.yourdictionary.com/spadefoot-toad
Any of various burrowing anuran amphibians of the families Pelobatidae, of Eurasia and northern Africa, and Scaphiopodidae, of North America, having a horny projection on the side of the hind foot that is used for digging. Also called spadefoot .