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Eurasian water vole
(European water vole)
Arvicola amphibius
(Syn.: Arvicola terrestris)
(Syn.: Arvicola scherman)
(LINNAEUS, 1758)

Photo by: E. Neideck (zeigt schwarze Morphe)
Additional images here: www.biolib.cz

Number of Subspecies:??
Information Source for Taxanomy:Wilson, Don E. / Mittermeier, Russel A.; HMW Vol. 7 (2017)
Head-Torso-Length:12 - 23 cm
Tail length:5,8 - 13,9 cm
Weight:80 - 320 g
IUCN status:LC (Least Concern)

Current Holdings
  • Schönebeck (Tiergarten Bierer Berg) 
    Number: 1
    other EAZA countries
  • Canterbury (Wildwood Trust) 
  • Newchapel (British Wildlife Centre) 
  • Slimbridge (Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust) 
  • Polbeth (Five Sisters Zoo Park) 
    Number: 4