Scientific Name: Phyllobates terribilis ‘mint’

Found In: Found in the rainforests of Colombia

Size: Adults can reach up to 2 inches long

Diet: Insectivore. Diet consists of fruit flies and larger arthropods

Threat Level: Varies by species. Habitat loss, chytrid fungus, and the exotic pet trade are the major threats to dart frog populations.

Facts: It is theorized that the colors of dart frogs function as a visual warning to scare off predators.

Mint Dart Frog