Specimen Information

Eleutherodactylus planirostris
Eleutherodactylus planirostris
(Greenhouse Frog)
Amphibians-Frogs
Exotic

Specimen ID155345
GroupAmphibians-Frogs
GenusEleutherodactylus
Speciesplanirostris
Common NameGreenhouse Frog
StateOK
CountyTulsa
LocalityTulsa, at Tulsa Zoo, Tropical Rainforest Building
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameBird
HUC8 Number11070107
HUC10 NameLower Bird Creek
HUC10 Number1107010704
HUC12 NameRanch Creek-Bird Creek
HUC12 Number110701070404
Map
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Collection Day6
Collection Month8
Collection Year2002
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on plants
Statusestablished
CommentsLarge, dense population established within Tropical American Rainforest Building of Tulsa Zoo, Tulsa, Oklahoma. Frogs often enter staff offices. Transported accidentally through imported exotic plants from Florida (B. Olsen, personal communication).
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/12/2019].

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