Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID238327
GroupAmphibians-Frogs
GenusXenopus
Specieslaevis
Common NameAfrican Clawed Frog
StateCA
CountyOrange
LocalitySan Juan Creek
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameAliso-San Onofre
HUC8 Number18070301
Map
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Collection Day2
Collection Month5
Collection Year2007
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwayreleased pet
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:16073
Author:Brennan, P.
Date:2007
Title:Tough Frog Heads South.
Publisher:The Orange County Register.
Issue:Wednesday, May 2, 2007
Pages:1
CommentsEradication program in place (2007-9).
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/30/2021].

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