AmphibiaWeb - Xenopus laevis


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Xenopus laevis (Daudin, 1802)
Common Plantanna, African Clawed Frog, Idwi elijwayelekilea (Zulu)
Subgenus: Xenopus
family: Pipidae
genus: Xenopus
Species Description: Daudin, F.-M. (1802) "An. XI". Histoire Naturelle des Rainettes, des Grenouilles et des Crapauds. Quarto version. Paris: Levrault.

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  hear call (148.4K RM file)
  hear call (7839.3K WAV file)

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Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN Red List Status Account Least Concern (LC)
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National Status None
Regional Status None
Access Conservation Needs Assessment Report .



View distribution map in BerkeleyMapper.
View Bd and Bsal data (139 records).
U.S. state distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: Arizona, California, Florida, Texas

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