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

10 results for Xenopus laevis (African Clawed Frog)

Impact ID Scientific Name Impact Type Study Type Study Location Impact Description Reference
4860 Xenopus laevis Disease/Parasites/Toxicity Observational Field Xenopus laevis are asymptomatic carriers of the virulent amphibian fungus... 33274
4861 Xenopus laevis Disease/Parasites/Toxicity Observational Field Xenopus laevis in California harbor at least 10 species of parasites, whereas in their... 14165
4864 Xenopus laevis Disease/Parasites/Toxicity Observational Field Xenopus laevis is a non-symptomatic vector and reservoir for both Batrachochytrium... 37323
4872 Xenopus laevis Disease/Parasites/Toxicity Observational Field Xenopus laevis in their native range harbor at least 25 genera of parasites, most of which... 37326
4873 Xenopus laevis Disease/Parasites/Toxicity Observational Field Xenopus laevis are asymptomatic carriers of the virulent amphibian fungus... 27297
4874 Xenopus laevis Disease/Parasites/Toxicity Observational Field Xenopus laevis are asymptomatic carriers of the virulent amphibian fungus... 26227
4884 Xenopus laevis Disease/Parasites/Toxicity Anecdotal N/A May be a carrier and the initial source of Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis, this chytrid... 37325
4900 Xenopus laevis Disease/Parasites/Toxicity Anecdotal N/A The fungal disease, chytridomycosis, was found in museum specimens of Xenopus laevis and... 37350
4907 Xenopus laevis Disease/Parasites/Toxicity Anecdotal N/A evidence for a rise in spread of disease due to this species 25894
5223 Xenopus laevis Disease/Parasites/Toxicity Observational Field Xenopus laevis is a carrier and vector for Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis (Bd... 37984

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