Lithobates catesbeianus
Lithobates catesbeianus
(American Bullfrog)
Amphibians-Frogs
Native Transplant

17 results for Lithobates catesbeianus (American Bullfrog)

Impact ID Scientific Name Impact Type Study Type Study Location Impact Description Reference
4042 Lithobates catesbeianus Predation/Herbivory Anecdotal Field Lithobates catesbeianus may be responsible for the decline in native frogs in Central and... 35691
4044 Lithobates catesbeianus Predation/Herbivory Observational Field The nonnative bullfrog Lithobates catesbeianus feeds on native western treefrogs. 35695
4046 Lithobates catesbeianus Predation/Herbivory Observational Field Lithobates catesbeianus were observed to feed heavily on the native Oregon Spotted... 35697
4048 Lithobates catesbeianus Predation/Herbivory Anecdotal Field In its introduced range in the foothills of the Sierra Nevada mountains of the western US... 35698
4104 Lithobates catesbeianus Predation/Herbivory Observational Field Lithobates catesbeianus have replaced the Northern Leopard frog (Lithobates pipiens) in wetland... 19801
4303 Lithobates catesbeianus Predation/Herbivory Anecdotal Field Lithobates catesbeianus has been noted to jeopardize native, endemic pupfish through... 36238
5028 Lithobates catesbeianus Predation/Herbivory Experimental Laboratory when present, prey may change their establishment likelihood 37588
5032 Lithobates catesbeianus Predation/Herbivory Anecdotal N/A alters abundance and distribution of native species through predation 37589
5034 Lithobates catesbeianus Predation/Herbivory Anecdotal N/A consumes native amphibians 37591
5056 Lithobates catesbeianus Predation/Herbivory Anecdotal N/A a voracious predator 37684
5057 Lithobates catesbeianus Predation/Herbivory Anecdotal N/A predate on native amphibians 37687
5061 Lithobates catesbeianus Predation/Herbivory Anecdotal N/A feeds on larger invertebrates, fishes, native amphibians, young reptiles and their own larvae and... 37689
5066 Lithobates catesbeianus Predation/Herbivory Anecdotal N/A preys on other amphibians 37702
5067 Lithobates catesbeianus Predation/Herbivory Anecdotal N/A Preys on native communities of at least 21 native anuran species in Brazil. The Hylidae family may... 37703
5201 Lithobates catesbeianus Predation/Herbivory Anecdotal N/A causes substantial damage to native populations through predation 37939
5211 Lithobates catesbeianus Predation/Herbivory Observational N/A prey on juvenile turtles. implicated in declines and size shift (removing smaller individuals) of... 37944
5313 Lithobates catesbeianus Predation/Herbivory Anecdotal N/A Through competition, predation, and disease transmission Lithobates catesbianus poses a... 38235

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