Specimen Information

Myocastor coypus
Myocastor coypus
(nutria)
Mammals
Exotic

Specimen ID1447430
GroupMammals
GenusMyocastor
Speciescoypus
Common Namenutria
StateCA
CountyTuolumne
LocalityNear Willow Creek and Don Pedro Reservoir
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameUpper Tuolumne
HUC8 Number18040009
Map
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Collection Day11
Collection Month1
Collection Year2017
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaydispersed | escaped captivity fur farm | escaped captivity pet
Statusestablished
Record TypeSpecimen
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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