Rhinella marina
Rhinella marina
(Cane Toad)
Amphibians-Frogs
Native Transplant

Impact ID2223
Impact TypeDisease/Parasites/Toxicity
Study TypeObservational
Study LocationField
Impact DescriptionA Didelphis marsupialis (Common Opposum) was observed to kill and eat a sympatric Rhinella marina in Costa Rica; although the Didelphis marsupialis experienced negative effects (foaming at the mouth, itching) it nevertheless persisting in consuming and caching the carcass.
Reference14786
Great Lakes RegionNo
Cost 
LocationCosta Rica

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