Invasive Species Compendium

Detailed coverage of invasive species threatening livelihoods and the environment worldwide

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Enhydra lutris nereis
(southern sea otter)

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Enhydra lutris nereis (southern sea otter)

Summary

  • Last modified
  • 29 March 2018
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Threatened Species
  • Host Animal
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Enhydra lutris nereis
  • Preferred Common Name
  • southern sea otter
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Metazoa
  •     Phylum: Chordata
  •       Subphylum: Vertebrata
  •         Class: Mammalia
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Identity

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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Enhydra lutris nereis Merriam, 1904

Preferred Common Name

  • southern sea otter

Other Scientific Names

  • Latax lutris nereis Merriam, 1904

Taxonomic Tree

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  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •     Kingdom: Metazoa
  •         Phylum: Chordata
  •             Subphylum: Vertebrata
  •                 Class: Mammalia
  •                     Order: Carnivora
  •                         Family: Mustelidae
  •                             Genus: Enhydra
  •                                 Species: Enhydra lutris nereis

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The distribution in this summary table is based on all the information available. When several references are cited, they may give conflicting information on the status. Further details may be available for individual references in the Distribution Table Details section which can be selected by going to Generate Report.

Continent/Country/RegionDistributionLast ReportedOriginFirst ReportedInvasiveReferenceNotes

North America

USAPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001

Invasive Species Threats

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Invasive SpeciesWhere ThreatenedMechanismReferencesNotes
Toxoplasma gondiiCaliforniaPathogenicUS Fish and Wildlife Service, 2003

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