Specimen Information

Myocastor coypus
Myocastor coypus
(nutria)
Mammals
Exotic

Specimen ID254035
GroupMammals
GenusMyocastor
Speciescoypus
Common Namenutria
StateTX
CountyHenderson
LocalityBird Island, Cedar Creek Reservoir Wildlife Management Area
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameCedar
HUC8 Number12030107
HUC10 NameCedar Creek Reservoir-Cedar Creek
HUC10 Number1203010703
HUC12 NamePersimmon Branch-Cedar Creek Reservoir
HUC12 Number120301070303
Map
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Collection Year1999
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity fur farm
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:18103
Author:Telfair, R.C. II, and T.J. Bister
Date:2004
Title:Long-term Breeding Success of the Cattle Egret in Texas.
Journal:Wetlands
Volume:27
Issue:1
Pages:69-78
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/24/2021].

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