Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1129
GroupAmphibians-Frogs
GenusXenopus
Specieslaevis
Common NameAfrican Clawed Frog
StateCO
CountySummit
Localitybeaver ponds on the southeast side of US Rt 6, 14.5 km NE Keystone
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameBlue
HUC8 Number14010002
HUC10 NameSnake River
HUC10 Number1401000202
HUC12 NameNorth Fork Snake River
HUC12 Number140100020201
Map
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Collection Year1993
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased pet
Statuscollected
Reference 1
Ref. Number:12179
Author:Livo, L.J., G.A. Hammerson, and H.M. Smith
Date:1998
Title:Summary of Amphibians and Reptiles Introduced into Colorado.
Journal:Northwestern Naturalist
Volume:79
Issue:1
Pages:1-11
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1


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