First Record of Mink Frog, Rana septentrionalis, from Insular Newfoundland

Ian G. Warkentin, Christine E. Campbell, Kristin G. Powell, Tina D. Leonard

Abstract


Two populations of the Mink Frog (Rana septentrionalis) were identified near Corner Brook Newfoundland during wider surveys for anurans on the west coast of the island. This brings to six the number of anuran species which are known to have been introduced to insular Newfoundland, with four known to be currently extant.

Keywords


Mink Frog; Rana septentrionalis; Newfoundland; introduced species

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.22621/cfn.v117i3.813



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