Latin Name: Necturus maculosus
Diet: Mudpuppies will eat just about anything. This includes snails, crayfish, fish, frogs, worms, mollusks and insects.
Habitat: This unique salamander spends all of its life in the water. They live in lakes and rivers with rocky substrate.
Animal Size: 10-15 inches long
Conservation Status: Least Concern; Species in Greatest Conservation Need Status in Minnesota