Specimen Information

Myocastor coypus
Myocastor coypus

Specimen ID1735234
Common Namenutria
CountySt. Charles
LocalityOmitted by NAS
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Mississippi-New Orleans
HUC8 Number08090100
HUC10 NameBonnet Carre Spillway-Mississippi River
HUC10 Number0809010001
HUC12 NameCity of New Orleans-Mississippi River
HUC12 Number080901000101
Collection Day1
Collection Month1
Collection Year2007
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaydispersed | escaped captivity fur farm
Reference 1
Ref. Number:24369
Author:Center for Invasive Species and Ecosystem Health.
Title:EDDMapS: Early detection and distribution mapping system
Publisher:The University of Georgia
CommentsEDDMapS report ID: 3179322
Record TypeLiterature
VerifierUS Army Corps of Engineers Ombil Database


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [7/24/2024].

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