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

9 results for Lithobates catesbeianus (American Bullfrog)

Impact ID Scientific Name Impact Type Study Type Study Location Impact Description Reference
5030 Lithobates catesbeianus Disease/Parasites/Toxicity Anecdotal N/A alters abundance and distribution of native species through disease transimission 37589
5036 Lithobates catesbeianus Disease/Parasites/Toxicity Anecdotal N/A impacts native amphibian population through the spread of deadly pathogens including... 37591
5058 Lithobates catesbeianus Disease/Parasites/Toxicity Anecdotal N/A negatively impact native amphibians as a vector of amphibian diseases including chytrid fungus and... 37687
5060 Lithobates catesbeianus Disease/Parasites/Toxicity Anecdotal N/A alters environmental processes by disease vectors 37688
5062 Lithobates catesbeianus Disease/Parasites/Toxicity Anecdotal N/A vector of Batrachochytrium dendrobatidisand has lead to the total extinction a population... 37689
5068 Lithobates catesbeianus Disease/Parasites/Toxicity Anecdotal N/A has lead to a global amphibian decline by carrying the pathogenic fungus, Batrachochytrium... 37706
5205 Lithobates catesbeianus Disease/Parasites/Toxicity Anecdotal N/A this species is a vector for Batrachochytrium dendrobates (chytrid fungus) 37941
5212 Lithobates catesbeianus Disease/Parasites/Toxicity Observational Field host to Lernaea cyprinacea (European copepod parasite) within the bullfrog native range in Ohio.... 37945
5315 Lithobates catesbeianus Disease/Parasites/Toxicity Anecdotal N/A Through competition, predation, and disease transmission Lithobates catesbianus poses a... 38235

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