Specimen Information

Myocastor coypus
Myocastor coypus
(nutria)
Mammals
Exotic

Specimen ID241926
GroupMammals
GenusMyocastor
Speciescoypus
Common Namenutria
StateID
CountyBenewah
LocalitySt Maries River
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSt. Joe
HUC8 Number17010304
HUC10 NameLower St Maries River
HUC10 Number1701030410
HUC12 NameCarlin Creek-St Maries River
HUC12 Number170103041005
Map
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Collection Year1958
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity fur farm
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:17133
Author:Presnall, C.C.
Date:1958
Title:The Present Status of Exotic Mammals in the United States.
Journal:The Journal of Wildlife Management
Volume:22
Issue:1
Pages:45-50
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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