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

Impact ID4861
Impact TypeDisease/Parasites/Toxicity
Study TypeObservational
Study LocationField
Impact DescriptionXenopus laevis in California harbor at least 10 species of parasites, whereas in their native range may harbor at least 25 genera, most of which are host-specific.
Reference14165
Great Lakes RegionNo
Cost 
LocationCalifornia

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2022]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [8/16/2022].

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