Mink Frog

Rana septentrionalis

Physical features:
Two to three inches long with blotchy greenish brown skin, bright green lips and pale undersides.  Males may have a bright yellow throat.

Habitat:
Lakes and rivers.  Use water lilies to hide from predators and to hop across ponds.

Diet:
Insects, snails, and spiders.

Fun facts:
The skin produces a musky odor similar to the scent of a mink when the frog is handled.