Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID616794
GroupAmphibians-Frogs
GenusXenopus
Specieslaevis
Common NameAfrican Clawed Frog
StateFL
CountyHillsborough
LocalityRiverview, residence off Cone Grove Rd
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameAlafia
HUC8 Number03100204
HUC10 NameAlafia River
HUC10 Number0310020403
HUC12 NameAlafia River
HUC12 Number031002040306
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Collection Day29
Collection Month12
Collection Year2013
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased pet | escaped captivity aquaculture
Statusestablished
CommentsEDDMapS Record Id = 3129269. FWC Observation ID = 45731. "Found in garage after rainstorm."
Record TypePersonal communication
DisposalFlorida Museum of Natural History
Museum Cat NumberUF 172055
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
Number of Females1
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/25/2020].

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