Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID255
GroupAmphibians-Frogs
GenusOsteopilus
Speciesseptentrionalis
Common NameCuban Treefrog
StateMD
CountyBaltimore
LocalityBaltimore
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameGunpowder-Patapsco
HUC8 Number02060003
Map
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Collection Month6
Collection Year1927
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on plants
Statusfailed
Reference 1
Ref. Number:12078
Author:Meshaka, W.E. Jr.
Date:1996
Title:Vagility and the Florida distribution of the Cuban treefrog (Osteopilus septentrionalis).
Journal:Herpetological Review
Volume:27
Issue:1
Pages:37-40
Commentscollected from a shipment of bananas that originated from Cuba
Record TypeSpecimen
DisposalUSMuseum ofNatural History
Museum Cat NumberUSNM 218509
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
Year Classadult F


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [7/24/2021].

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