Rhinella marina
Rhinella marina
(Cane Toad)

Impact ID2273
Impact TypeDisease/Parasites/Toxicity
Study TypeObservational
Study LocationField
Impact DescriptionIn Australia, Varanus varius (Lace Monitor) populations declined by 74% after the cane toad invasion. Bellatorias major (Land Mullett) and Intellagama lesueurii (Eastern Water Dragon) experienced Rhinella marina-mediated population declines. Pseudechis porphyriacus (Red-bellied Blacksnake) completely disappeared from some areas when Rhinella marina invaded.
Great Lakes RegionNo

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [6/20/2024].

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