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North American river otter


The North American river otter (Lontra canadensis), also known as the northern river otter or the common otter, is a semiaquatic mammal endemic to the North ...

North American River Otter - National Geographic


Learn all you wanted to know about North American river otters with pictures, videos, photos, facts, and news from National Geographic.

North American River Otter | Basic Facts About North American ...


Learn about the size, diet, population, range, behavior and other fascinating facts about North American river otters.

North American River Otter | Lincoln Park Zoo


North American river otters have long, streamlined bodies that help them to move easily through the water. Brown, waterproof fur helps the species retain heat, ...

Lontra canadensis (North American Otter, North American River ...


Taxonomic Notes: River otters from North and South America were recognized as distinct from their European river otters by Van Zyll de Jong (1987). However ...

north american river otter - ConserveNature.org


Taxonomy/Description North American river otters belong to the weasel family, Mustelidae, which they share with minks, weasels, badgers, wolverines, and ...

North American River Otter - Rosamond Gifford Zoo


North American River Otter. Edition Date – 11/4/2006. Researched and written by the Friends of the Rosamond Gifford Zoo Education Volunteers.

North American River Otter | The Nature Conservancy


Aided by webbed toes, a river otter can dive up to 60 feet and swim 7 miles per hour! ... Playful River Otters Found Throughout North America. Found in Alaska ...

River Otter - SUNY-ESF


Range and Habitat: The range is most of North America from the tree line south to ... Occasionally, river otters may kill and eat birds and mammals, especially ...

Northern River Otter - Otter Facts and Information


These are very long animals with large sized heads. They feature hair that is very dense.

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North American River Otter - National Wildlife Federation


Learn about the biology, behavior, range and conservation of the North American river otter.

North American otter videos, photos and facts - Lontra canadensis ...


Learn more about the North American otter - with amazing North American otter videos, photos ... Also known as: North American river otter, Northern river otter.

BioKIDS - Kids' Inquiry of Diverse Species, Lontra canadensis, North ...


North American river otters are semi-aquatic mammals, with long, streamlined bodies, thick tapered tails, and short legs. They have wide, rounded heads, small  ...