Specimen Information

Myocastor coypus
Myocastor coypus
(nutria)
Mammals
Exotic

Specimen ID242143
GroupMammals
GenusMyocastor
Speciescoypus
Common Namenutria
StateTX
CountyWillacy
LocalityWillacy County
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
Centroid TypeCounty
HUC8 NameSouth Laguna Madre
HUC8 Number12110208
HUC10 Number1211020805
Map
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Collection Year1958
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity fur farm | dispersed
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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