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  Summary    
 
Species ID 050555  
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Name Southwestern River Otter
 
Genus Lontra  
 
Species canadensis
 
Synonyms Northern River Otter;Nearctic River Otter;Arizona Otter;Pah-hua-pe'na (tewa) , Lutra canadensis sonora
 
Category 05   Mammals
 
Species Distribution   
  • AZ: Extirpated
  • CO: Species occurs(ed)
  • NM: Extirpated
  • OK: Species occurs(ed)
  • UT: Species occurs(ed)
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    Habitat Association LOWLANDS, MONTANE, RIPARIAN
     
    Food Habits
  • GENERAL CARNIVORE-eats animals
  • INVERTIVORE-eats invertebrates
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      Taxonomy   (last updated 4/13/2016)
      Legal Status   (last updated 11/21/2013)
      Species Distribution   (last updated 3/18/2015)
      Habitat Association   (last updated prior to 6/21/2007)
      Food Habits   (last updated prior to 6/21/2007)
      Environmental Associations   (last updated prior to 6/21/2007)
      Life History   (last updated prior to 6/21/2007)
      Management Practices   (last updated 4/13/2016)
      References