Specimen Information

Myocastor coypus
Myocastor coypus
(nutria)
Mammals
Exotic

Specimen ID1655347
GroupMammals
GenusMyocastor
Speciescoypus
Common Namenutria
StateNC
CountyBeaufort
LocalityPamlico River [near residence]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NamePamlico
HUC8 Number03020104
HUC10 NameChocowinity Bay-Pamlico River
HUC10 Number0302010401
HUC12 NameHills Creek-Pamlico River
HUC12 Number030201040103
Map
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Collection Day2
Collection Month1
Collection Year2021
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaydispersed
Statusestablished
Record TypeNAS sighting report
VerifierWesley Daniel (USGS)
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected4
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/17/2021].

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