Specimen Information

Myocastor coypus
Myocastor coypus
(nutria)
Mammals
Exotic

Specimen ID243176
GroupMammals
GenusMyocastor
Speciescoypus
Common Namenutria
StateOR
CountyMultnomah
LocalityBybee Lake, Portland.
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Willamette
HUC8 Number17090012
HUC10 NameColumbia Slough-Willamette River
HUC10 Number1709001202
HUC12 NameColumbia Slough
HUC12 Number170900120201
Map
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Collection Day14
Collection Month8
Collection Year2002
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity fur farm
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:17275
Author:Sytsma, M.D., J.R. Cordell, J.W. Chapman, and R.C. Draheim.
Date:2004
Title:Lower Columbia River Aquatic Nonindigenous Species Survey 2001-2004. Final Technical Report.
Publisher:United States Coast Guard and the United States Fish and Wildlife Service.
Volume:2004
Issue:October
Pages:78 pp
Reference 2
Ref. Number:16728
Author:Sytsma, M.D., J.R. Cordell, J.W. Chapman, and R.C. Draheim.
Date:2004
Title:Lower Columbia River Aquatic Nonindigenous Species Survey 2001-2004. Final Technical Report: Appendices.
Publisher:United States Coast Guard and the United States Fish and Wildlife Service.
Volume:2004
Issue:October
Pages:164 pp
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/13/2019].

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