Mink Frog

Lithobates septentrionalis

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The mink frog (Lithobates septentrionalis) is a small species of frog native to the United States and Canada. They are so named for their scent, which reportedly smells like a mink. The scent is more akin to that of rotting onions to those unfamiliar with mink. It is also sometimes referred to as the north frog.

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  1. (c) Jason King, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), http://inaturalist.ca/photos/9508958
  2. (c) Wikipedia, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lithobates_septentrionalis

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