Specimen Information

Lithobates catesbeianus
Lithobates catesbeianus
(American Bullfrog)
Amphibians-Frogs
Native Transplant

Specimen ID592
GroupAmphibians-Frogs
GenusLithobates
Speciescatesbeianus
Common NameAmerican Bullfrog
StateAZ
CountyCochise
LocalityTule Tank, San Bernardino National Wildlife Refuge
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSan Simon
HUC8 Number15040006
HUC10 NameBuckeye Wash-San Simon River
HUC10 Number1504000606
HUC12 NameTule Wells Draw-San Simon River
HUC12 Number150400060603
Map
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Collection Month3
Collection Year1987
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for food
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:12145
Author:Schwalbe, C.R., and P.C. Rosen.
Date:1988
Title:Preliminary report on effects of bullfrogs on wetland herptofauna in southeastern Arizona. In: R.C. Szaro, K.E. Severson, and D.R. Patton (editors), Management of Amphibians, Reptiles, and Small Mammals in North America.
Publisher:USDA Forest Service, General Technical Report RM-166, Fort Collins, CO.
Pages:166-173
Commentstaken as part of a removal experiment to examine recruitment of native leopard frogs and Mexican garter snakes in the absence or reduction of bullfrogs
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected8


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