Lutra


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Related to Lutra: Lutra canadensis
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Noun1.Lutra - in some classifications considered a genus of the subfamily LutrinaeLutra - in some classifications considered a genus of the subfamily Lutrinae
mammal genus - a genus of mammals
family Mustelidae, Mustelidae - weasels; polecats; ferrets; minks; fishers; otters; badgers; skunks; wolverines; martens
otter - freshwater carnivorous mammal having webbed and clawed feet and dark brown fur
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Interspecific Relations between Otter Lutra Lutra And Mink Mustella Vison.
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Keywords: Otter, Lutra lutra, Distribution, Kizilirmak River, Kirikkale Province, Turkey.
Spatial, environmental and human influences on the distribution of otter (Lutra lutra) in the Spanish provinces.
We report evidence of DMV infection in 4 wild Eurasian otters (Lutra lutra) from southern Italy (Apulia and Basilicata regions).
Structure of the mitochondrial control region of the Eurasian Otter (Lutra lutra; Carnivora, Mustelidae): Patterns of genetic heterogeneity and implications for conservation of the species in Italy.
gondii has been reported in various wild animals belonging to the family Mustelidae, such as mink (Mustela vison), river otters (Lontra canadensis), southern sea otters (Enhydra lutris nereis), black-footed ferrets (Mustela nigripes), stone marten (Martes foina), pine marten (Martes martes), ferret (Mustela putorius furo), Eurasian otter otters (Lutra lutra), and polecat (Mustela putorius), using microscopy, in vitro cultivation, and serological methods (6, 13-16).
Such studies would be extremely important, since it has been previously demonstrated that other otter species, namely Eurasian otters (Lutra lutra Linnaeus, 1758), can be potential carriers of pathogenic and antimicrobial resistant bacteria, including Salmonella (Oliveira et al., 2010a; Semedo-Lemsaddek et al., 2013).
Other large mammals found here are the lynx (Lynx lynx), brown bear (Ursus arctos), wild boar (Sus scrofa), wolf (Canis lupus), golden jackal (Canis aureus), jungle cat (Felis chaus), red fox (Vulpes vulpes), roe deer (Capreolus capreolus), badger (Meles meles), and otter (Lutra lutra), etc.