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Name: Virginia C.
Status: educator
Age: 30s
Location: N/A
Country: N/A
Date: 1/18/2004


Question:
Hello, Do you know of a poisonous toad that tries to be eaten by the snake, and for the snake to die by its poison, just to have its young inside the snake. I have heard of this poisonous toad but am desperately looking for the type so that I can further study it.


Replies:
I can say with confidence that no such animal exists in North America. I am not an expert on wildlife in other parts of the world but this has the sound of mythology - I seriously doubt there is such an animal.

J. Elliott


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