Specimen Information

Myocastor coypus
Myocastor coypus
(nutria)
Mammals
Exotic

Specimen ID254255
GroupMammals
GenusMyocastor
Speciescoypus
Common Namenutria
StateMD
CountyTalbot
LocalityEaston
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameChoptank
HUC8 Number02060005
HUC10 NameLower Choptank River
HUC10 Number0206000505
HUC12 NameTred Avon River-Choptank River
HUC12 Number020600050504
Map
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Collection Day17
Collection Month7
Collection Year2007
Year AccuracyPublication Year
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.
CommentsAdult nutria seen running along grass strip along Easton Bypass and Food Lion parking lot.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1


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