Xenopus laevis
Xenopus laevis
(African Clawed Frog)
Amphibians-Frogs
Exotic

Impact ID4850
Impact TypeAquaculture/Agriculture
Study TypeAnecdotal
Study LocationField
Impact DescriptionIn South Africa, mass migrations lead to large numbers of Xenopus laevis invading houses and clogging up irrigation pipes.
Reference13254
Great Lakes RegionNo
Cost 
LocationSouth Africa

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