Myocastor coypus
Myocastor coypus

9 results for Myocastor coypus (nutria)
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Specimen IDStateCountyLocalityYear HUC Number What's this? Drainage nameStatus
47255 LAIberiaAvery Island1940 08080103 Vermilionestablished
253827 LAIberiaMarsh Island1948 08080103 Vermilionestablished
242238 LAIberiaMarsh Island1954 08080103 Vermilionestablished
253835 LAIberiaNew Iberia1956 08080103 Vermilionestablished
242193 LALafayetteLafayette Parish1960 08080103 Vermilionestablished
242225 LASt. MaryCypremort Point1958 08080103 Vermilionestablished
242241 LAVermilionPaul J Rainey Wildlife Refuge and Game Preserve1954 08080103 Vermilionestablished
253837 LAVermilionVermilion Bay1977 08080103 Vermilionestablished
242137 LAVermilionVermilion Parish1947 08080103 Vermilionestablished

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [8/2/2021].

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