Lithobates catesbeianus
Lithobates catesbeianus
(American Bullfrog)
Native Transplant

246 results for Lithobates catesbeianus (American Bullfrog)
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Specimen IDStateCountyLocalityYear HUC Number What's this? Drainage nameStatus
1102 CA Davis Creek above Davis Creek Reservoir, 13.6 mi ESE Lower Lake1997 18020001 Goose Lakeestablished
1103 CA Davis Creek above Davis Creek Reservoir, 13.6 mi ESE Lower Lake1997 18020001 Goose Lakeestablished
56 CA northeastern CA1966 18020002 Upper Pitestablished
55 CA Northern Mojave drainage near the CA/NV border1966 18090200 Northern Mojaveestablished
274466 CA Trinity River2004 18010211 Trinityestablished
57 CA Colorado River, lower1966 15030104 Imperial Reservoirestablished
849469 CA state non-specific1912 18000000 California Regionestablished
849470 CA state non-specific1915 18000000 California Regionestablished
54 CA state non-specific1966 18000000 California Regionestablished
931 CAAlamedaCayetano Creek at I-580 ; 430ft elevation1992 18050004 San Francisco Bayestablished
930 CAAlamedacreek tributary to Alameda Creek; Lowry Rd and Southern Pacific RR1966 18050004 San Francisco Bayestablished
933 CAAlamedaDatjen Pond, 25 meters south of Hwy 84 at 1km southwest of intersection with East Vineyard Ave., (= 1km southeast of Livermore); elevation 500ft1966 18050004 San Francisco Bayestablished
932 CAAlamedaFrog Pond, Coyote Hills Regional Park, Newark; 20 ft elevation1977 18050004 San Francisco Bayestablished
935 CAButteBig Chico Creek at 'Alligator Hole', Bidwell Park1990 18020157 Big Chico Creek-Sacramento Riverestablished
220 CAButteConcow Lake1982 18020121 North Fork Featherestablished
197 CAButtecounty non-specific1982  established
219 CAButteKunkle Reservoir1982 18020121 North Fork Featherestablished
1121 CAButtenear Biggs1933 18020158 Butte Creekestablished
934 CAButteold logging pond in Woodleaf; 3130 ft elevation1990 18020123 Middle Fork Featherestablished
936 CAButtePlumas National Forest, pond at junction of French Creek Rd (Forest Rd 21N79Y) and Forest Rd 22N34, 39 43 23.1 N, 121 21 53.7 W, T22 R5E Sec36 (NW 1/4 of NE 1/4), 2020ft elevation1998 18020121 North Fork Featherestablished
266070 CAButteRichvale (in ditches)1942 18020158 Butte Creekestablished
938 CAColusaBear Creek, about 1 km above Wilbur Springs1997 18020116 Upper Cacheestablished
937 CAColusaCache Creek, below confluence with Bear Creek1997 18020116 Upper Cacheestablished
179 CAColusaColusa (near)1933 18020104 Sacramento-Stone Corralestablished
166664 CAColusaColusa National Wildife Refuge [Sacramento region]1999 18020104 Sacramento-Stone Corralestablished

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [7/31/2021].

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