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

Impact ID4865
Impact TypeAquaculture/Agriculture
Study TypeObservational
Study LocationField
Impact DescriptionMigrating Xenopus laevis in Africa invade fish farms, consuming both fish and fish food, and are difficult to keep out.
Reference13395
Great Lakes RegionNo
Cost 
LocationSouth Africa

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