Reference List

This list includes references used to derive specimen records.

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Ref IDTypeAuthorDateTitle
12085 OtherAnonymous1998Eleutherodactylus coqui records from the herpetology collection of the Florida Museum of Natural History.
698 BookAshton, R.E., and P.S. Ashton.1988Handbook of Reptiles and Amphibians of Florida. Part Three: The Amphibians.
13771 NewsAssociated Press.2004$7 million sought to fight coqui frogs.
18595 Journal ArticleAustin, D.F.1975Another Exotic Amphibian in Florida, Eleutherodactylus coqui.
12080 Journal ArticleAustin, D.F., and A. Schwartz1975Another exotic amphibian in Florida, Eleutherodactylus coqui.
24501 DatabaseBeard, K., and C. Olson.2012Eleutherodactylus distributions in Hawaii.
16615 Journal ArticleBeard, K.H.2007Diet of the Invasive Frog, Eleutherodactylus coqui, in Hawaii.
30054 Web PageCalifornia Department of Fish and Wildlife2016California’s Invaders: Common Coqui (Eleutherodactylus coqui)
25110 Journal ArticleChristy, M.T., C.S. Clark, D.E. Gee II, D. Vice, D.S. Vice, M.P. Warner, C.L. Tyrrell, G.H. Rodda, and J.A. Savidge2007Recent Records of Alien Anurans on the Pacific Island of Guam.
700 BookConant, R., and J.T. Collins.1991A Field Guide to Reptiles and Amphibians of Eastern and Central North America.
28329 NewsGoldman, J.2015Are Puerto Rico's loudest invasive frogs coming to Los Angeles?
13171 Web PageKraus, F.2000Alien Caribbean frogs in Hawaii. Problematic frogs trouble people, environment.
13271 Journal ArticleKraus, F., and E.W. Campbell III2002Human-mediated escalation of a formerly eradicable problem: The invasion of Caribbean frogs in the Hawaiian Islands.
13170 Journal ArticleKraus, F., E.W. Campbell, A. Allison, and T. Pratt1999Eleutherodactylus Frog Introductions to Hawaii.
12075 Journal ArticleLoftus, W.F., and R. Herndon1984Reestablishment of the Coqui, Eleutherodactylus coqui Thomas, in southern Florida.
13169 Journal ArticleMcKeown, S.1998Notes on a newly established frog, Eleutherodactylus coqui, in the Hawaiian Islands.
43301 NewsMoore, B.2024Coquis found on Kauai after 2012 eradication
18603 Journal ArticleSin, H., K.H. Beard, and W.C. Pitt2008An invasive frog, Eleutherodactylus coqui, increases new leaf production and leaf litter decomposition rates through nutrient cycling in Hawaii.
29951 NewsStop Aquatic Hitchhikers!2017COQUI FROG REMOVED FROM KAUAI
25944 DatabaseUeda, K., J. Belmonte, A. Shepard, P. Leary, and S.
19698 Journal ArticleWaddle, J.H., M.E. Crockett, and K.G. Rice2006Eleutherodactylus coqui: geographic distribution.
12019 BookWilson, L.D., and L. Porras1983The Ecological Impact of Man on the South Florida Herpetofauna
15607 Journal ArticleWoolbright, L.L., and A.H. Hara, C.M. Jacobsen, W.J. Mautz, and F.L. Benevides Jr2006Population densities of the Coqui, Eleutherodactylus coqui (Anura: Leptodactylidae) in newly invaded Hawaii and in native Puerto Rico.


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