Lithobates catesbeianus
Lithobates catesbeianus
(American Bullfrog)
Native Transplant

Impact ID5028
Impact TypeFood Web
Study TypeExperimental
Study LocationLaboratory
Impact DescriptionInvasive larval American bullfrogs, Lithobates catesbeianus, changed activity levels and morphology in response to predators. This could lead to trophic cascades and changes in how bullfrogs use resources.
Great Lakes RegionNo
LocationNatal, Rio Grande do Norte, Northeast Brazil

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [5/22/2024].

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