What Kinds of Animals Live in Rivers?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Mar 29, 2020 2:12:01 PM ET
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Animals that live in rivers include fish, some insect larvae and reptiles, such as turtles. Mammals, such as river otters, beavers and muskrats, also live in rivers, as do amphibians, such as frogs and salamanders.

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