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  • Herpetology A-6858 MCZ Herpetology
  • Xenopus laevis
  • whole animal (formalin)
  • 'Caffrerie'
  • Africa: South Africa: Eastern Cape
  • [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 2100-01-01)
Xenopus laevis (Daudin, 1802)
Animalia Chordata Amphibia Lissamphibia Anura Pipoidea Pipidae Xenopus laevis
African clawed frog; Clawed toad; Common clawed frog; Common clawed toad; Common platanna; platanna
Identified by Catalog
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: Catalog/1996
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Africa
Country: South Africa
State/Province: Eastern Cape
Specific Locality: 'Caffrerie'
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 2100-01-01)
Collecting Event Remarks: "Caffrerie" likely refers to the British Kaffraria in present day eastern Cape of South Africa.
George A. Boulenger
collector number: 1804
muse location number: ZA6858
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (formalin) good in collection 4 3 metamorph, 1 tadpole
age class: metamorph
  Joe Martinez, 2013-08-28
  Remark: 3
age class: larva
  Joe Martinez, 2013-08-28
  Remark: 1
MCZ Herpetology Amphibia 003001-008000, pg.155

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MCZ Herpetology Amphibia 003001-008000, pg.155