NAS - Nonindigenous Aquatic Species
Livo, L.J., G.A. Hammerson, and H.M. Smith. 1998. Summary of Amphibians and Reptiles Introduced into Colorado. Northwestern Naturalist 79(1):1-11.
Reference Number: 12179
Type: Journal Article
Author: Livo, L.J., G.A. Hammerson, and H.M. Smith
Date (year): 1998
Article Title:Summary of Amphibians and Reptiles Introduced into Colorado.
Journal Name: Northwestern Naturalist
Keywords: amphibian, reptile, Colorado, Osteopilus septentrionalis, cuban treefrog, chelydra, snapping turtle, trachemys
Acris crepitans CO - Varsity Lake, University of Colorado
Agkistrodon piscivorus CO - Marshall Reservoir, 6 mi SE of Boulder
Alligator mississippiensis CO - Boulder Country Club CO - Colorado River near Fruita
Ambystoma tigrinum CO - near Wray
Apalone spinifera CO - Garfield Lake
Caiman crocodilus CT - Farmington River, Windsor
Chelydra serpentina CO - Colorado River at Grand Junction
Chrysemys picta bellii CO - unnamed pond, Grand Junction, T1S R1W SE1/4 Section 10 CO - ranch pond approx 1 mile south of Craig on the south side of the Yampa River
Chrysemys picta marginata CO - Boulder
Graptemys pseudogeographica kohnii CO - Sloans Lake
Lithobates blairi CO - 2 miles (3.2 km) west of Milton Reservoir
Nerodia taxispilota CO - Sloans Lake
Osteopilus septentrionalis CO - Aurora Mall
Pseudacris hypochondriaca CO - Estes Park plant shop CO - Palisade, plant nursery
Pseudemys concinna floridana CO - Sloans Lake
Xenopus laevis CO - a beaver pond along the North Fork of the Snake River, on the southeast side of US Rt 6, 14.5 km northeast of Keystone, 3150 m elevation CO - beaver ponds on the southeast side of US Rt 6, 14.5 km NE Keystone
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. . Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [3/5/2021].
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