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African Clawed Frog (Xenopus laevis)

Created: October 19th, 2015 - 12:41 AM
Last Modified: April 14th, 2016 - 12:38 PM
Entered by: Daniel Smith
Record 241133
Country:
United States
State:
California
County:
Riverside County
Time:
2015-09-29 12:00:00
Qty:
5
Age:
Varying
Sex:
--
Method:
Visual encounter
Habitat:
Riparian/riverine
Body Temperature:
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Air Temperature:
82.00F
Ground Temperature:
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Humidity:
33%
Sky Conditions:
Clear
Moon Phase:
Waning Gibbous
Elevation:
600.00ft
Barometric Pressure:
758.44 mmHg

Notes

Numerous adult Xenopus and several juveniles were observed within the area surrounding the man-made structure where thousands of juveniles and larvae were observed.

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Comments

Posted by Daniel Smith on Oct 20, 2015 at 09:22 AM

Santa Ana River, they are pretty well established in this particular stretch. The juveniles and larvae were observed within a steel structure that had collected water and the adults were found in the adjacent riverbed.

Posted by Matthew Gruen on Oct 19, 2015 at 11:29 PM

Holy hell! Where is this? Looks like we need to have a hunting party .