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Lontra (American river otters)

Wikipedia Abstract

Lontra is a genus of otters from the American continent.The genus comprises four species:North American River Otter (Lontra canadensis)Southern River Otter (Lontra provocax)Neotropical Otter (Lontra longicaudis)Marine Otter (Lontra felina)These species were previously included in the genus Lutra, together with the European Otter, but they have now been moved to a separate genus.
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Species

Lontra canadensis (northern river otter) (Attributes)
Lontra felina (Marine Otter) (Endangered) (Attributes)
Lontra longicaudis (Neotropical Otter) (Attributes)
Lontra provocax (Southern River Otter) (Endangered) (Attributes)

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