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

Impact ID4852
Impact TypeAquaculture/Agriculture
Study TypeAnecdotal
Study LocationField
Impact DescriptionMigrating Xenopus laevis in Africa invade fish farms, consuming both fish and fish food, and are difficult to keep out.
Reference26737
Great Lakes RegionNo
Cost 
LocationAfrica

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