AMPHIBIAN TUESDAY # 61
Road Trip! It’s that special Tuesday when meet an amphibian instead of a reptile! So we’re off to the Northeastern United States today to meet this super cool animal! Are you ready?
MEET THE MUDPUPPY!
Diet: Carnivore: aquatic animals
Length: 11 ½-19 ½”
Conservation Status: common
- Mudpuppies have small front legs.
- They spend most of their lives in water.
- Mudpuppies have red external gills.
- They are mostly nocturnal.
- Mudpuppies burrow under rocks and logs.
- Female mudpuppies guard their eggs till they hatch.
Mudpuppies are such crazy looking animals with their funny looking gills. Amphibians are so amazing and they come in all sizes and shapes!