Definitions for xenopus laevis

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  1. African clawed frog, Xenopus laevis(noun)

    a tongueless frog native to Africa; established in the United States as result of release of laboratory and aquarium animals

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  1. Xenopus laevis

    The commonest and widest ranging species of the clawed "frog" (Xenopus) in Africa. This species is used extensively in research. There is now a significant population in California derived from escaped laboratory animals.


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