Specimen Information

Myocastor coypus
Myocastor coypus
(nutria)
Mammals
Exotic

Specimen ID254029
GroupMammals
GenusMyocastor
Speciescoypus
Common Namenutria
StateVA
CountyHampton
LocalityHampton Roads
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameHampton Roads
HUC8 Number02080208
Map
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Collection Year2008
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity fur farm
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:18074
Author:Bogues, A.
Date:2008
Title:It's large, it's hungry and it's invading Hampton Roads.
Journal:The Daily Press
Publisher:dailypresscom.
Volume:May 19, 2008
Issue:May 15, 2008
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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