Osteopilus septentrionalis
Osteopilus septentrionalis
(Cuban Treefrog)
Amphibians-Frogs
Exotic

Impact ID5155
Impact TypeDisease/Parasites/Toxicity
Study TypeObservational
Study LocationField
Impact DescriptionOsteopilus septentrionalis (Cuban treefrog) was discovered to be an intermediate host for Angiostrongylus cantonensis (rat lungworm) in Florida.
Reference37815
Great Lakes RegionNo
Cost 
LocationVolusia County, Florida

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2022]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [7/1/2022].

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