NARMS taxon details

Lontra canadensis Schreber, 1777

159017  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159017)

accepted
Species
marine
Not documented
NARMS (2021). Lontra canadensis Schreber, 1777. Accessed at: http://www.vliz.be/vmdcdata/narms/narms.php?p=taxdetails&id=159017 on 2022-09-25
NARMS (2022). Lontra canadensis Schreber, 1777. Accessed at: https://vliz.be/vmdcdata/narms/narms.php?p=taxdetails&id=159017 on 2022-09-25
Date
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2005-05-27 09:47:05Z
created
2010-05-20 10:09:49Z
checked

basis of record Wilson, D. E.; Reeder, D. M. (1993). Mammal species of the world. <em>Smithsonian Institution Press.</em> , available online at http://vertebrates.si.edu/mammals/msw/ [details]   

additional source Linkletter, L. E. (1977). A checklist of marine fauna and flora of the Bay of Fundy. <em>Huntsman Marine Laboratory, St. Andrews, N.B.</em> 68: p. [details]   

additional source Animal Diversity Web. <em>University of Michigan Museum of Zoology.</em> , available online at http://animaldiversity.ummz.umich.edu/site/index.html [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
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From other sources
Morphology Distinguishing characteristics: long streamlined animals with a thick tapered tail and short legs, wide, rounded head, small ears, and nostrils that can be closed underwater. long thick whiskers. they are dark brown to black above a ligther color ventrally. throat and cheeks are usually a golden. The feet have claws and are completely webbed.  [details]
LanguageName 
English river otter  [details]
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