Golden Toad Facts

On this page of recently extinct animal facts, you will read interesting information about the Golden Toad. If you were a kid growing up in Costa Rica in the 1970s, you may have very well come across a Golden Toad. Unfortunately, anyone who was born after 1989 will never see a live Golden Toad since the last one was seen alive in that year. The differences between males and females was only apparent when Golden Toads reached maturity. What distinguished the males was a bright vivid skin color, where the females were more of an earthen tone with distinct spots. Possible reasons why they became extinct and other interesting facts about this species are in the list below.

Golden Toad General Facts

Golden Toad Breeding Facts

Golden Toad Descriptive Facts