Lithobates catesbeianus
Lithobates catesbeianus
(American Bullfrog)
Amphibians-Frogs
Native Transplant

Impact ID4042
Impact TypePredation/Herbivory
Study TypeAnecdotal
Study LocationField
Impact DescriptionLithobates catesbeianus may be responsible for the decline in native frogs in Central and South America.
Reference35691
Notes 
Great Lakes RegionNo
Cost 
LocationCentral and South America

Return to impacts listing for Lithobates catesbeianus

Disclaimer:

The data represented on this site vary in accuracy, scale, completeness, extent of coverage and origin. It is the user's responsibility to use these data consistent with their intended purpose and within stated limitations. We highly recommend reviewing metadata files prior to interpreting these data.

Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2022]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [1/17/2022].

Contact us if you are using data from this site for a publication to make sure the data are being used appropriately and for potential co-authorship if warranted. For queries involving fish, please contact Matthew Neilson. For queries involving invertebrates, contact Amy Benson.