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Xenopus (South African Clawed Frog) Breeding Kit with Male and Female

Item # 146602

Xenopus laevis, the South African clawed frog, is a stout-bodied aquatic frog that measures up to 5" in length at maturity. It is excellent for studies in embryology, genetics, physiology, anatomy, morphology, and the amphibian life cycle. Xenopus develops from egg to a small frog in less than 2-1/2 months; it may live up to 10 years in captivity. Kit provides materials for breeding, including an adult Xenopus pair and instructions for breeding and for care and handling of adults and tadpoles.

Price

$214.25

In stock and available to ship.

Xenopus laevis, the South African clawed frog, is a stout-bodied aquatic frog measuring up to 5" in length at maturity. It is excellent for studies in embryology, genetics, physiology, anatomy, morphology, and the amphibian life cycle. The female can be induced to release eggs every 2 to 3 months throughout the year, and the male can be bred every 7 days. The frogs will engage in amplexus in the laboratory. Xenopus develops from egg to a small frog in less than 2-1/2 months and may live up to 10 years in captivity. This breeding kit gives you materials for breeding Xenopus laevis, including an adult Xenopus pair and instructions for breeding and for care and handling of adults and tadpoles.

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Components Qty Included?
Adult Xenopus Pair 1 Included
Aquarium with False Bottom 1 Included
Aquarium Cover 1 Included
2,500 IU Gonadotrophin 1 Included
Disposable Syringes with Needles 2 Included
Adult Food Included
Tadpole Food Included
Instructions Included
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