Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID749746
GroupAmphibians-Frogs
GenusLithobates
Speciescatesbeianus
Common NameAmerican Bullfrog
StateMT
CountyTreasure
LocalityYellowstone River near Billings [Sepulveda et al. 2014 sampling site]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Yellowstone-Sunday
HUC8 Number10100001
HUC10 NameBox Elder Creek-Yellowstone River
HUC10 Number1010000103
HUC12 NameCowen Creek-Yellowstone River
HUC12 Number101000010307
Map
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Collection Year2010
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport | stocked for food
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:27060
Author:Sepulveda, A.J., M. Layhee, D. Stagliano, J. Chaffin, A. Begley, and B. Maxwell
Date:2015
Title:Invasion of American bullfrogs along the Yellowstone River.
Journal:Aquatic Invasions
Volume:10
Issue:1
Pages:69-77
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/14/2019].

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