Specimen Information

Myocastor coypus
Myocastor coypus
(nutria)
Mammals
Exotic

Specimen ID254248
GroupMammals
GenusMyocastor
Speciescoypus
Common Namenutria
StateMD
CountySomerset
LocalityFairmount Wildlife Management Area
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameTangier
HUC8 Number02080110
HUC10 NameManokin River
HUC10 Number0208011004
HUC12 NameBig Annemessex River
HUC12 Number020801100405
Map
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Collection Day9
Collection Month5
Collection Year2007
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity fur farm
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:18110
Author:Kendrot, S.
Date:2008
Title:Nutria Project. Map of Key locations for Maryland Nutria Project.
Publisher:USDA.
CommentsModerate concentration of nutria signs. Signs concentrated around open water in freshwater impoundments.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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