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

Impact ID7670
Impact TypeDisease/Parasites/Toxicity
Study TypeObservational
Study LocationField
Impact DescriptionIn South Wales, a feral population of Xenopus laevis was found to carry the parasite Protopolystoma xenopodis.
Reference26708
Great Lakes RegionNo
Cost 
LocationSouth Wales, UK

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [2/29/2024].

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