Specimen Information

Osteopilus septentrionalis
Osteopilus septentrionalis
(Cuban Treefrog)
Amphibians-Frogs
Exotic

Specimen ID166702
GroupAmphibians-Frogs
GenusOsteopilus
Speciesseptentrionalis
Common NameCuban Treefrog
StateKS
CountyEllis
LocalityHays, Ellis County
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameBig
HUC8 Number10260007
Map
+
Collection Day15
Collection Month7
Collection Year2003
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on plants
Statuscollected
Reference 1
Ref. Number:15694
Author:Taggart, T.W.
Date:2006
Title:Kansas herpetofaunal atlas: an online reference.
Publisher:Fort Hays State University.
CommentsA single specimen was found alive in a shipment of flowers. It cannot endure Kansas winters.
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recordstate
DisposalSternberg Museum of Natural History
Museum Cat NumberMHP 11499
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
Number Preserved1


Disclaimer:

The data represented on this site vary in accuracy, scale, completeness, extent of coverage and origin. It is the user's responsibility to use these data consistent with their intended purpose and within stated limitations. We highly recommend reviewing metadata files prior to interpreting these data.

Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [8/14/2020].

Contact us if you are using data from this site for a publication to make sure the data are being used appropriately and for potential co-authorship if warranted. For queries involving fish, please contact Matthew Neilson. For queries involving invertebrates, contact Amy Benson.