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

Impact ID4866
Impact TypePredation/Herbivory
Study TypeObservational
Study LocationField
Impact DescriptionIn Riverside and San Diego Counties, California, X. laevis consumes native invertebrates, the eggs, tadpoles, and adults of native frogs, and the nonindigenous Western Mosquito Fish, Gambusia affinis.
Reference13656
Great Lakes RegionNo
Cost 
LocationCalifornia

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