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Eurasian otter
(Common otter)
(No Subspecific status)*
Lutra lutra
(Syn.: Lutra vulgaris)*
(LINNAEUS, 1758)


Photo by: R. Traxl
  
Additional images here: www.biolib.cz

Number of Subspecies:12
Information Source for Taxanomy:Hung, N. & Law, C. J. (2016) Mammalian Species, 48 (940): 109-122
 
Head-Torso-Length:60 - 95 cm
Tail length:25 - 55 cm
Weight:6 - 12 kg
IUCN status:NT (Near Threatened)
 


Current Holdings
Germany
other EAZA countries
  Israel:
 
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  • Jerusalem (The Tisch Family Zoological Gardens) 
      Russia:
     
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  • Khabarovsk (Zoo) 
    Number: 2