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

Impact ID2277
Impact TypeDisease/Parasites/Toxicity
Study TypeObservational
Study LocationField
Impact DescriptionVaranus mertensi (Merten’s Water Monitor) populations in Australia declined by 87-93% and Varanus mitchelli (Mitchell’s Water Monitor) populations declined by 71-97% after the Rhinella marina invasion.
Reference32867
Great Lakes RegionNo
Cost 
LocationAustralia

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