Specimen Information

Myocastor coypus
Myocastor coypus
(nutria)
Mammals
Exotic

Specimen ID165642
GroupMammals
GenusMyocastor
Speciescoypus
Common Namenutria
StateNM
CountyLincoln
LocalityRio Hondo drainage of the Sacramento Mountains
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
HUC8 NameUpper Pecos-Long Arroyo
HUC8 Number13060007
Map
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Collection Year1996
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity fur farm
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:15605
Author:The New Mexico Department of Fish and Game.
Date:2004
Title:Biota information system of New Mexico (BISON): Nutria, Myocaster coypus.
Publisher:Virginia Polytechnic Institute.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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