Specimen Information

Rhinella marina
Rhinella marina
(Cane Toad)
Amphibians-Frogs
Native Transplant

Specimen ID12
GroupAmphibians-Frogs
GenusRhinella
Speciesmarina
Common NameCane Toad
StateFL
CountyMiami-Dade
LocalityDade County
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
Centroid Type 
HUC8 NameEverglades
HUC8 Number03090202
HUC10 Number0309020615
Map
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Collection Year1955
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for biocontrol
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:698
Author:Ashton, R.E., and P.S. Ashton.
Date:1988
Title:Handbook of Reptiles and Amphibians of Florida. Part Three: The Amphibians.
Publisher:Windward Publishing, Inc Miami, FL.
Volume:3
Pages:191 pp
Commentsintroduced to control sugar cane pests.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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