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Cuban Treefrog Osteopilus septentrionalis

Photo: Hans Smulders


Hylidae [family]
Osteopilus [genus] (1)


Recorded on
  • Bonaire
  • Curaçao
  • Sint Maarten
  • Presence status
  • Introduced (2) - Bonaire
  • Introduced (2) - Curaçao
  • Introduced (2) - Sint Maarten
  • Natural distribution N. America
    Distribution description Natural occurence on Cuba, some of its satellite islands, and on the Bahama and Cayman Islands. Introduced in Puerto Rico, southern Florida, Anguilla, St.-Barthélemy, and St. Maarten.
    Notes on presence status Introduced on Sint Maarten in the 1980s and also introduced on Curaçao. A single specimen was observed on Saba, however this species did probably not yet establish on the island.


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