NAS - Nonindigenous Aquatic Species

Specimen Information

Rhinella marina
(Cane Toad)
Amphibians-Frogs
Native Transplant

Specimen ID558794
GroupAmphibians-Frogs
GenusRhinella
Speciesmarina
Common NameCane Toad
StateFL
CountyLee
LocalityTemporary wetland near Middle Gulf Drive and Fulgar Street
HUC8 NameCharlotte Harbor
HUC8 Number3100103
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Collection Day17
Collection Month7
Collection Year2013
Year AccuracyActual
Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:24369
Author:The University of Georgia - Center for Invasive Species and Ecosystem Health.
Date:2012
Title:EDDMapS database.
Reference 2
Ref. Number:26363
Author:Wink News Now.
Date:2013
Title:Experts find invasive, poisonous, giant toads on Sanibel.
Publisher:Fort Myers Broadcasting Co.
CommentsEDDMapS Record ID = 3058052. "The first population of giant toads was found on Wed July 17, 2013 on Sanibel Island by SCCF and Refuge staff and interns. A chorus was heard calling from a temporary wetland behind a condominium."
Record TypeLiterature
Fresh Marine IntroFreshwater
Number Collected10
Year Classadult
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2014]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [4/19/2014].

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