As per their habitat requirements, the American mink frequently co-occur with the Eurasian otter
(Lutra lutra Linnaeus, 1758).
You could also book Jura Island Tours Otters on Mull is home to the Eurasian Otter
, which can be seen in a number of locations on the island.
New information on the depredation of fish eating birds by the Eurasian otter
The Eurasian otter
Lutra lutra, a top aquatic predator, has long been characterised as a flagship species of undisturbed, healthy environments (Stevens et al.
Smaller carnivores include red panda, red fox, yellow-throated marten, Eurasian otter
, Oriental small-clawed otter, spotted linsang, binturong, common palm civet, small Indian civet, large Indian civet, masked palm civet, marbled cat, fishing cat, Asiatic golden cat, and two species of mongoose.
Orthopterans (Gryllotalpa gryllotalpa, Gryllotalpidae) were also verified in the diet of the Eurasian otter
Lutra lutra in southeastern Bulgaria (GEORGIEV, 2006).
Biometric relationships between body size and bone lengths in fish prey of the Eurasian otter
Lutra lutra: chub Leuciscus cephalus and perch Perca fluviatilis.
Surveying and monitoring distribution and population trends of the Eurasian otter
Although the Eurasian otter
is traditionally associated with freshwater systems, marine foraging is not uncommon.
Christopher Ellam admitted contravening trade regulations on endangered species by handling the dead Eurasian otter
Turkey, a natural land bridge connecting Europe and Asia, was historically home to a myriad of mammalian species, including a full complement of carnivores such as the Asiatic lion (Panthera leo persica), Caspian tiger (Panthera tigris virgata), gray wolf (Canis lupus), striped hyena (Hyaena hyaena), brown bear (Ursus arctos), Anatolian leopard (Panthera pardus tulliana), Eurasian lynx (Lynx lynx), caracal (Felis caracal), Eurasian otter
(Lutra lutra), golden jackal (Canis aureus), red fox (Vulpes vulpes), European wildcat (Felis silvestris caucasica), pine marten (Martes martes), and other smaller mustelid species.
So far, the conservation programme has included the construction of two, all-weather, heather-topped, award-winning wildlife hides from where you can spot the dark brown Eurasian otter
, one of the largest of the European mustelids.