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Ondatra zibethicus (muskrat; muskbeaver)

Synonyms: Castor zibethicus; Ondatra americana
Language: French

Wikipedia Abstract

The muskrat (Ondatra zibethicus), the only species in genus Ondatra and tribe Ondatrini, is a medium-sized semiaquatic rodent native to North America, and introduced in parts of Europe, Asia, and South America. The muskrat is found in wetlands over a wide range of climates and habitats. It has important effects on the ecology of wetlands and is a resource of food and fur for humans. It is an introduced species in some of its present range.
View Wikipedia Record: Ondatra zibethicus

Infraspecies

EDGE Analysis

Uniqueness Scale: Similiar (0) 
3
 Unique (100)
Uniqueness & Vulnerability Scale: Similiar & Secure (0) 
21
 Unique & Vulnerable (100)
ED Score: 7.57
EDGE Score: 2.15

Attributes

Adult Weight [2]  3.00 lbs (1.36 kg)
Birth Weight [2]  23 grams
Female Maturity [2]  9 months 15 days
Male Maturity [2]  9 months 15 days
Diet [1]  Herbivore
Gestation [2]  26 days
Litter Size [2]  7
Litters / Year [2]  3
Nocturnal [1]  Yes
Water Biome [1]  Lakes and Ponds, Rivers and Streams
Weaning [2]  25 days

Ecoregions

Name Countries Ecozone Biome Species Report Climate Land
Use
Alaska Peninsula montane taiga United States Nearctic Boreal Forests/Taiga
Alaska-St. Elias Range tundra United States Nearctic Tundra
Alberta Mountain forests Canada Nearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Alberta-British Columbia foothills forests Canada Nearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Allegheny Highlands forests United States Nearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Appalachian mixed mesophytic forests United States Nearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Appalachian-Blue Ridge forests United States Nearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Arizona Mountains forests United States Nearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Atlantic coastal pine barrens United States Nearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests  
Beringia lowland tundra United States Nearctic Tundra
Beringia upland tundra United States Nearctic Tundra
Blue Mountains forests United States Nearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
British Columbia mainland coastal forests Canada, United States Nearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Brooks-British Range tundra Canada, United States Nearctic Tundra
California Central Valley grasslands United States Nearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
California interior chaparral and woodlands United States Nearctic Mediterranean Forests, Woodlands, and Scrub
California montane chaparral and woodlands United States Nearctic Mediterranean Forests, Woodlands, and Scrub
Canadian Aspen forests and parklands Canada Nearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Cascade Mountains leeward forests Canada, United States Nearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Central and Southern Cascades forests United States Nearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Central and Southern mixed grasslands United States Nearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Central British Columbia Mountain forests Canada Nearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Central Canadian Shield forests Canada Nearctic Boreal Forests/Taiga
Central forest-grasslands transition United States Nearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Central Pacific coastal forests Canada, United States Nearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests  
Central tall grasslands United States Nearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Central U.S. hardwood forests United States Nearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Chihuahuan desert Mexico, United States Nearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Colorado Plateau shrublands United States Nearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Colorado Rockies forests United States Nearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Cook Inlet taiga United States Nearctic Boreal Forests/Taiga
Copper Plateau taiga United States Nearctic Boreal Forests/Taiga
East Central Texas forests United States Nearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Eastern Canadian forests Canada Nearctic Boreal Forests/Taiga
Eastern Canadian Shield taiga Canada Nearctic Boreal Forests/Taiga
Eastern Cascades forests United States Nearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Eastern forest-boreal transition Canada, United States Nearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Eastern Great Lakes lowland forests Canada, United States Nearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Flint Hills tall grasslands United States Nearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Fraser Plateau and Basin complex Canada Nearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Great Basin montane forests United States Nearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Great Basin shrub steppe United States Nearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Gulf of St. Lawrence lowland forests Canada Nearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Interior Alaska-Yukon lowland taiga Canada, United States Nearctic Boreal Forests/Taiga
Interior Yukon-Alaska alpine tundra Canada, United States Nearctic Tundra
Klamath-Siskiyou forests United States Nearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Low Arctic tundra Canada Nearctic Tundra
Mid-Continental Canadian forests Canada Nearctic Boreal Forests/Taiga
Middle Atlantic coastal forests United States Nearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Midwestern Canadian Shield forests Canada Nearctic Boreal Forests/Taiga
Mississippi lowland forests United States Nearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Mojave desert United States Nearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Montana Valley and Foothill grasslands Canada, United States Nearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Muskwa-Slave Lake forests Canada Nearctic Boreal Forests/Taiga
Nebraska Sand Hills mixed grasslands United States Nearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
New England-Acadian forests Canada, United States Nearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Newfoundland Highland forests Canada Nearctic Boreal Forests/Taiga
North Central Rockies forests Canada, United States Nearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Northeastern coastal forests United States Nearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Northern California coastal forests United States Nearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Northern Canadian Shield taiga Canada Nearctic Boreal Forests/Taiga
Northern Cordillera forests Canada Nearctic Boreal Forests/Taiga
Northern mixed grasslands Canada, United States Nearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Northern Pacific coastal forests United States Nearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests  
Northern short grasslands Canada, United States Nearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Northern tall grasslands Canada, United States Nearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Northern transitional alpine forests Canada Nearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Northwest Territories taiga Canada Nearctic Boreal Forests/Taiga
Ogilvie-MacKenzie alpine tundra Canada, United States Nearctic Tundra
Okanagan dry forests Canada, United States Nearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Ozark Mountain forests United States Nearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Pacific Coastal Mountain icefields and tundra Canada, United States Nearctic Tundra
Palouse grasslands United States Nearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Piney Woods forests United States Nearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Puget lowland forests United States Nearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Sierra Nevada forests United States Nearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Snake-Columbia shrub steppe United States Nearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Sonoran desert Mexico, United States Nearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
South Avalon-Burin oceanic barrens Canada Nearctic Boreal Forests/Taiga
South Central Rockies forests United States Nearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Southeastern conifer forests United States Nearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Southeastern mixed forests United States Nearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Southern Great Lakes forests Canada, United States Nearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Southern Hudson Bay taiga Canada Nearctic Boreal Forests/Taiga
Texas blackland prairies United States Nearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Torngat Mountain tundra Canada Nearctic Tundra
Upper Midwest forest-savanna transition United States Nearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Wasatch and Uinta montane forests United States Nearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Western Great Lakes forests Canada, United States Nearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Western Gulf Coastal grasslands Mexico, United States Nearctic Tropical and Subtropical grasslands, savannas, and shrublands  
Western short grasslands United States Nearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Willamette Valley forests United States Nearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Wyoming Basin shrub steppe United States Nearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Yukon Interior dry forests Canada Nearctic Boreal Forests/Taiga

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Aggtelek Biosphere Reserve National Park II 59233 Hungary
Algonquin Provincial Park IV 1868802 Ontario, Canada
Alto Golfo de California y Delta del Rio Colorado Biosphere Reserve VI 2320468 Sonora, Mexico  
Arches National Park II 76539 Utah, United States
Astrakhanskiy Biosphere Reserve Zapovednik Ia 167827 Astrakhan, Russia
Badlands National Park II 178535 South Dakota, United States
Baikalskiy Biosphere Reserve Zapovednik Ia 458883 Russia  
Banff National Park II 1690912 Alberta, Canada
Barguzinskiy Biosphere Reserve Zapovednik Ia 924970 Buryatia, Russia
Bayerischer Wald National Park II 59790 Germany
Belovezhskaya Pushcha Biosphere Reserve National Park II 218515 Belarus
Berezinskiy Zapovednik State Nature Reserve Ia 209113 Belarus  
Big Thicket Biosphere Reserve National Park II 616880 Texas, United States
Buffalo National River National River and Wild and Scenic Riverway V 59947 Arkansas, United States
California Coast Ranges Biosphere Reserve 153447 California, United States  
Canyonlands National Park II 335430 Utah, United States
Cape Breton Highlands National Park II 234333 Nova Scotia, Canada  
Capital Reef National Park II 243722 Utah, United States
Champlain-Adirondack Biosphere Reserve 9859505 New York, Vermont, United States  
Chernye Zemli Biosphere Reserve Zapovednik IV 621951 Russia  
Crater Lake National Park II 180091 Oregon, United States
Darvinsky Zapovednik Ia 278421 Yaroslavl, Vologda, Russia
Daurskiy Biosphere Reserve 562659 Russia  
Denali Biosphere Reserve 1932364 Alaska, United States
Dinosaur National Monument III 203307 Colorado, Utah, United States
Fundy National Park II 52716 New Brunswick, Canada
Glacier National Park II 953799 Montana, United States
Grand Teton National Park II 231724 Wyoming, United States
Grasslands National Park II 128635 Saskatchewan, Canada
Great Basin National Park II 77367 Nevada, United States
Great Smoky Mountains National Park II 515454 North Carolina, Tennessee, United States
Gros Morne National Park II 476632 Newfoundland, Canada
Gwaii Haanas National Park Reserve II 366714 British Columbia, Canada
Hortobágy National Park II 140004 Hungary  
Isle Royale Biosphere Reserve Ib 571799 Michigan, United States
Jasper National Park II 2776809 Alberta, Canada
Kejimkujik National Park II 94203 Nova Scotia, Canada
Kiskunsag Biosphere Reserve II 54598 Hungary  
Kluane National Park and Reserve National Park Reserve II 5463436 Yukon, Canada
Kootenay National Park II 341762 British Columbia, Canada
Kouchibouguac National Park II 59161 New Brunswick, Canada
Krkonose National Park V 95995 Czech Republic  
Kronotskiy Biosphere Reserve 361480 Russia  
La Mauricie National Park II 131706 Quebec, Canada
Lake Chelan National Recreation Area II 606367 Washington, United States
Lake Mead National Recreation Area V 670229 Arizona, Nevada, United States
Lake Roosevelt National Recreation Area V 103172 Washington, United States
Lake Superior Provincial Park IV 351011 Ontario, Canada
Land Between the Lakes Biosphere Reserve V 166264 Kentucky, Tennessee, United States
Laplandskiy Biosphere Reserve 757114 Russia  
Long Point Biosphere Reserve 100325 Ontario, Canada  
Luberon Regional Nature Park V 406572 France  
Mammoth Cave Area Biosphere Reserve (Natn'l Park) National Park II 51235 Kentucky, United States
Mount Arrowsmith Biosphere Reserve 293047 British Columbia, Canada  
Mount Rainier National Park II 235186 Washington, United States
Nahanni National Park Reserve II 1309627 Northwest Territories, Canada
New River Gorge National River National River and Wild and Scenic Riverway V 55591 West Virginia, United States
Niagara Escarpment Biosphere Reserve 470167 Ontario, Canada  
Okskiy Biosphere Reserve 190748 Russia  
Olympic Biosphere Reserve II 922805 Washington, United States
Ozark National Scenic Riverways National River and Wild and Scenic Riverway V 54621 Missouri, United States
Pechoro-Ilychskiy Biosphere Reserve 3098091 Russia  
Polana Biosphere Reserve 50311 Slovakia  
Polar Bear Provincial Park 5502026 Ontario, Canada
Prince Albert National Park II 976762 Saskatchewan, Canada
Pukaskwa National Park II 459860 Ontario, Canada
Redberry Lake Biosphere Reserve 277252 Saskatchewan, Canada
Redwood National Park II 77867 California, United States
Reserve de la Biosphere de Charlevoix Biosphere Reserve 1383790 Canada  
Reserve de la Biosphere des Vosges du Nord Biosphere Reserve 301469 France  
Riding Mountain Biosphere Reserve II 762028 Manitoba, Canada
Rocky Mountain Biosphere Reserve II 239938 Colorado, United States
Schorfheide-Chorin Biosphere Reserve 319164 Germany
Sevilleta LTER Site Long Term Ecological Research IV 228335 New Mexico, United States
Shenandoah National Park II 108221 Virginia, United States
Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore II 62563 Michigan, United States
Sokhondinskiy Biosphere Reserve Ia 521363 Chita, Russia
Southern Appalachian Biosphere Reserve 37548505 North Carolina, Tennessee, United States  
Southwest Nova Biosphere Reserve 3821173 Canada  
Spreewald Biosphere Reserve 117355 Germany  
Terra Nova National Park IV 125894 Newfoundland, Canada
Tierra Del Fuego National Park II 172861 Argentina
Trebon Basin Protected Landscape Area V 173393 Czech Republic  
Tsentral'no-Sibirskiy Biosphere Reserve Ia 2521510 Krasnoyarsk, Russia
Ubsunurskaya Kotlovina (Ubsunur Depression) Zapovednik Ia 798640 Tuva, Russia
Visimskiy Zapovednik Biosphere Reserve 443816 Russia  
Voronezhskiy Biosphere Reserve 95835 Russia  
Voyageurs National Park II 177960 Minnesota, United States
Vuntut National Park II 1076795 Yukon, Canada
Waddensea of Lower Saxony Biosphere Reserve 539522 Germany  
Wapusk National Park II 2614324 Manitoba, Canada
Waterton Biosphere Reserve II 121459 Alberta, Canada
Whiskey-Shasta-Trinity National Recreation Area V 197791 California, United States
Wood Buffalo National Park II 11038545 Alberta, Canada
Woodland Caribou Provincial Wilderness Park Provincial Park II 1072124 Ontario, Canada
Wrangell-St. Elias National Park and Preserve Ib 2476446 Alaska, United States
Yellowstone Biosphere Reserve II 2196863 Idaho, Montana, Wyoming, United States
Yoho National Park II 317576 British Columbia, Canada
Yosemite National Park II 95209 California, United States
Zion National Park II 135667 Utah, United States

Ecosystems

Biodiversity Hotspots

Name Location Endemic Species Website
California Floristic Province Mexico, United States No

Prey / Diet

Acer rubrum (red maple)[3]
Bidens frondosa (Devil's Beggarticks)[3]
Juncus effusus (common rush)[4]
Lampsilis radiata (eastern lampmussel)[3]
Lithobates catesbeianus (American Bullfrog)[3]
Lymnaea stagnalis (swamp lymnaea)[3]
Panicum virgatum (old switch panic grass)[3]
Platanus mexicana (American sycamore)[3]
Potamogeton alpinus (alpine pondweed)[5]
Pseudacris crucifer (Spring Peeper)[3]
Quercus alba (White Oak)[3]
Toxicodendron radicans (poison ivy)[3]
Trifolium pratense (Red Clover)[3]
Ulmus americana (American elm)[3]
Carex stricta (upright sedge)[3]
Phragmites australis (common reed)[3]
Pontederia cordata (Pickerel Weed)[3]
Populus grandidentata (bigtooth aspen)[3]
Potamogeton nodosus (long-leaf pondweed)[3]
Salix nigra (black willow)[3]
Scirpus cyperinus (Woolly Grass Bulrush)[3]
Utricularia macrorhiza (greater bladderwort)[3]
Zizania aquatica (annual wildrice)[3]

Prey / Diet Overlap

Competing SpeciesCommon Prey Count
Agelaius phoeniceus (Red-winged Blackbird)2
Agkistrodon contortrix (Southern Copperhead)2
Aix sponsa (Wood Duck)11
Anas platyrhynchos (Mallard)13
Anguilla rostrata (American eel)2
Apis mellifera (honey bee)7
Ardea herodias (Great Blue Heron)2
Bombus fervidus (Golden northern bumble bee)7
Branta canadensis (Canada Goose)8
Cardinalis cardinalis (Northern Cardinal)2
Carduelis tristis (American Goldfinch)2
Castor canadensis (american beaver)8
Chelydra serpentina (Common Snapping Turtle)3
Colinus virginianus (Northern Bobwhite)2
Corvus brachyrhynchos (American Crow)2
Cyprinus carpio (Common carp)5
Diapheromera femorata (Common American Walkingstick)2
Didelphis virginiana (Virginia Opossum)3
Dryocopus pileatus (Pileated Woodpecker)2
Hypentelium nigricans (Northern hog sucker)2
Ictalurus punctatus (Channel catfish)4
Larus delawarensis (Ring-billed Gull)3
Lymnaea stagnalis (swamp lymnaea)3
Marmota monax (woodchuck)3
Meleagris gallopavo (Wild Turkey)5
Microtus pennsylvanicus (meadow vole)5
Nerodia sipedon (Northern Water Snake)2
Notophthalmus viridescens (Eastern Newt)3
Nymphalis antiopa (camberwell beauty)4
Odocoileus virginianus (white-tailed deer)12
Papilio glaucus (Eastern tiger swallowtail)4
Peromyscus leucopus (white-footed mouse)3
Phalacrocorax auritus (Double-crested Cormorant)3
Philaenus spumarius (meadow froghopper)3
Picoides pubescens (Downy Woodpecker)3
Poecile carolinensis (Carolina Chickadee)2
Procyon lotor (Raccoon)5
Reticulitermes flavipes (eastern subterranean termite)3
Sciurus carolinensis (eastern gray squirrel)5
Sylvilagus floridanus (Eastern Cottontail)7
Tamias striatus (eastern chipmunk)4
Thamnophis sirtalis (Common Garter Snake)2
Zonotrichia albicollis (White-throated Sparrow)4

Predators

Aedes albopictus (forest day mosquito)[3]
Agkistrodon contortrix (Southern Copperhead)[3]
Buteo jamaicensis (Red-tailed Hawk)[3]
Dermacentor variabilis (American dog tick)[3]
Haliaeetus pelagicus (Steller's Sea-Eagle)[6]
Macrobdella decora (Freshwater leech)[3]
Strix varia (Barred Owl)[3]
Vulpes vulpes (Red Fox)[3]

Providers

Shelter 
Celastrus scandens (American bittersweet)[3]
Cephalanthus tetrandra (Buttonbush)[3]
Hibiscus moscheutos (crimsoneyed rosemallow)[3]
Lemna minor (common duckweed)[3]
Peltandra virginica (green arrow arum)[3]
Saururus cernuus (lizard's tail)[3]
Typha latifolia (Reedmace)[3]
Carex stricta (upright sedge)[3]
Phragmites australis (common reed)[3]
Pontederia cordata (Pickerel Weed)[3]
Populus grandidentata (bigtooth aspen)[3]
Potamogeton nodosus (long-leaf pondweed)[3]
Salix nigra (black willow)[3]
Scirpus cyperinus (Woolly Grass Bulrush)[3]
Utricularia macrorhiza (greater bladderwort)[3]
Zizania aquatica (annual wildrice)[3]

Consumers

Parasitized by 
Alaria alata <Unverified Name>[7]
Alaria craterum <Unverified Name>[7]
Alaria mustelae[7]
Allassogonoporus marginalis[7]
Alveococcus multilocularis <Unverified Name>[7]
Amalaraeus dissimilis[8]
Amalaraeus penicilliger pedias[8]
Amphimerus pseudofelineus[7]
Andrya macrocephala <Unverified Name>[7]
Angiostrongylus ondatrae <Unverified Name>[7]
Anomotaenia telescopica <Unverified Name>[7]
Aprostatandrya caucasica <Unverified Name>[7]
Aprostatandrya macrocephala <Unverified Name>[7]
Aprostatandrya ondatrae <Unverified Name>[7]
Aprostatandrya sciuri <Unverified Name>[7]
Ascaris lumbricoides <Unverified Name>[7]
Brachylaima recurva <Unverified Name>[7]
Calodium hepaticum <Unverified Name>[7]
Capillaria hepatica[7]
Capillaria michiganensis <Unverified Name>[7]
Capillaria ransomia <Unverified Name>[7]
Catatropis filamentis <Unverified Name>[7]
Catatropis fimbriata <Unverified Name>[7]
Catenotaenia cricetorum <Unverified Name>[7]
Cladotaenia circi <Unverified Name>[7]
Contracaecum spiculigerum[7]
Corrigia vitta <Unverified Name>[7]
Ctenophthalmus agyrtes fennicus[8]
Ctenophthalmus assimilis assimilis[8]
Ctenophthalmus wagneri wagneri[8]
Cysticercus fasciolaris <Unverified Name>[7]
Cysticercus talpae <Unverified Name>[7]
Diplostomum mergi <Unverified Name>[7]
Diplostomum pusillum <Unverified Name>[7]
Diplostomum spathaceum[7]
Dirofilaria immitis (Heartworm)[7]
Dracunculus insignis <Unverified Name>[7]
Dracunculus medinensis <Unverified Name>[7]
Echinochasmus amphibolus <Unverified Name>[7]
Echinochasmus schwartzi <Unverified Name>[7]
Echinococcus granulosus[7]
Echinococcus multilocularis[7]
Echinoparyphium contiguum <Unverified Name>[7]
Echinoparyphium recurvatum[7]
Echinoparyphium sisjakowi <Unverified Name>[7]
Echinostoma armigerum <Unverified Name>[7]
Echinostoma callawayensis <Unverified Name>[7]
Echinostoma citellicola <Unverified Name>[7]
Echinostoma coalitum <Unverified Name>[7]
Echinostoma condignum <Unverified Name>[7]
Echinostoma echinatum <Unverified Name>[7]
Echinostoma miyagawai <Unverified Name>[7]
Echinostoma revolutum[7]
Echinostoma trivolvis <Unverified Name>[7]
Eucoleus lemmi <Unverified Name>[7]
Euparyphium melis <Unverified Name>[7]
Euryhelmis pacificus <Unverified Name>[7]
Fasciola hepatica (common liver fluke)[7]
Fibricola cratera <Unverified Name>[7]
Fibricola sudarikovi <Unverified Name>[7]
Gastrodiscoides hominis <Unverified Name>[7]
Gongylonema longispiculum <Unverified Name>[7]
Gongylonema spalacis <Unverified Name>[7]
Heligmosomoides laevis <Unverified Name>[7]
Heligmosomoides polygyrus[7]
Heligmosomum carolinensis <Unverified Name>[7]
Heligmosomum costellatum <Unverified Name>[7]
Heligmosomum longispiculatum <Unverified Name>[7]
Heligmosomum mixtum <Unverified Name>[7]
Heligmosomum polygyrum <Unverified Name>[7]
Hepaticola hepatica <Unverified Name>[7]
Hydatigera krepkogorski <Unverified Name>[7]
Hydatigera taeniaeformis[7]
Hymenolepis diminuta <Unverified Name>[7]
Hymenolepis evaginata <Unverified Name>[7]
Hymenolepis horrida[7]
Hymenolepis octocoronata <Unverified Name>[7]
Hymenolepis ondatrae <Unverified Name>[7]
Hymenolepis oregonensis <Unverified Name>[7]
Hystrichopsylla orientalis[8]
Isthmiophora melis[7]
Litomosoides carinii[7]
Longistriata adunca[7]
Longistriata dalrymplei <Unverified Name>[7]
Longistriata wolgaensis <Unverified Name>[7]
Macracanthorhynchus hirudinaceus[7]
Macrotestophyes ondatrae <Unverified Name>[7]
Mastophorus muris[7]
Mediogonimus ovilacus[7]
Megabothris walkeri[8]
Mesocestoides lineatus <Unverified Name>[7]
Metorchis albidus[7]
Metorchis conjunctus[7]
Monoecocestus americanus <Unverified Name>[7]
Monoecocestus variabilis <Unverified Name>[7]
Neoacanthoparyphium echinatoides <Unverified Name>[7]
Nosopsyllus fasciatus (northern rat flea)[8]
Notocotylus attenuatus[7]
Notocotylus filamentis[7]
Notocotylus noyeri <Unverified Name>[7]
Notocotylus urbanensis <Unverified Name>[7]
Nudacotyle novicia[7]
Opisthorchis felineus <Unverified Name>[7]
Opisthorchis longissimus <Unverified Name>[7]
Opisthorchis tonkae[7]
Pachytrema skrjabini <Unverified Name>[7]
Paragonimus kellicotti[7]
Paramonostomum echinum <Unverified Name>[7]
Paramonostomum pseudoalveatum[7]
Paranoplocephala aquatica <Unverified Name>[7]
Paranoplocephala blanchardi <Unverified Name>[7]
Paranoplocephala caucasica <Unverified Name>[7]
Paranoplocephala genovi <Unverified Name>[7]
Paranoplocephala lemmi <Unverified Name>[7]
Paranoplocephala omphalodes <Unverified Name>[7]
Paranoplocephala ondatrae <Unverified Name>[7]
Parascocotyle lageniformis <Unverified Name>[7]
Parascocotyle nana <Unverified Name>[7]
Peromyscopsylla bidentata bidentata[8]
Phagicola diminuta <Unverified Name>[7]
Phagicola nana <Unverified Name>[7]
Pharyngostomum cordatum <Unverified Name>[7]
Plagiorchis arvicolae <Unverified Name>[7]
Plagiorchis blatensis <Unverified Name>[7]
Plagiorchis castoris <Unverified Name>[7]
Plagiorchis elegans[7]
Plagiorchis eutamiatis <Unverified Name>[7]
Plagiorchis extremus <Unverified Name>[7]
Plagiorchis laricola[7]
Plagiorchis maculosus <Unverified Name>[7]
Plagiorchis massino <Unverified Name>[7]
Plagiorchis melanderii <Unverified Name>[7]
Plagiorchis multiglandularis <Unverified Name>[7]
Plagiorchis muris[7]
Plagiorchis noblei <Unverified Name>[7]
Plagiorchis obensis <Unverified Name>[7]
Plagiorchis proximus[7]
Plagiorchis vespertilionis[7]
Polymorphus magnus[7]
Polymorphus minutus[7]
Polymorphus paradoxus[7]
Posterocirrus clethrionomi <Unverified Name>[7]
Pseudodiscus zibethicus <Unverified Name>[7]
Rictularia ondatrae <Unverified Name>[7]
Rodentocaulus ondatrae <Unverified Name>[7]
Rodentolepis evaginata <Unverified Name>[7]
Rodentolepis straminea[7]
Schistosomatium douthitti[7]
Skrjabinoplagiorchis obensis <Unverified Name>[7]
Skrjabinoplagiorchis ondatrae <Unverified Name>[7]
Skrjabinoplagiorchis polonicus <Unverified Name>[7]
Skrjabinoplagiorchis vigisi <Unverified Name>[7]
Sphenacanthus cyrtoides <Unverified Name>[7]
Stichorchis subtriquetrus[7]
Strigea falconis[7]
Strobilocercus fasciolaris <Unverified Name>[7]
Strongyloides ratti <Unverified Name>[7]
Synhimantus longigutturatus <Unverified Name>[7]
Syphacia montana <Unverified Name>[7]
Syphacia obvelata[7]
Taenia crassiceps[7]
Taenia hydatigena <Unverified Name>[7]
Taenia intermedia <Unverified Name>[7]
Taenia martis <Unverified Name>[7]
Taenia mustelae[7]
Taenia pisiformis[7]
Taenia polyacantha[7]
Taenia taeniaeformis <Unverified Name>[7]
Taenia tenuicollis <Unverified Name>[7]
Tetratirotaenia polyacantha <Unverified Name>[7]
Thominx gastrica <Unverified Name>[7]
Trichinella spiralis (pork worm)[7]
Trichocephalus muris <Unverified Name>[7]
Trichocephalus opaca <Unverified Name>[7]
Trichocephalus ovis <Unverified Name>[7]
Trichocephalus suis <Unverified Name>[7]
Trichocephalus trichiurus <Unverified Name>[7]
Trichostrongylus calcaratus <Unverified Name>[7]
Trichostrongylus colubriformis[7]
Trichostrongylus retortaeformis[7]
Trichuris opaca <Unverified Name>[7]
Troglotrema srebarni <Unverified Name>[7]
Urotrema shillingeri <Unverified Name>[7]
Wardius zibethicus[7]

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

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Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
Natural History Museum of Adirondacks
Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo
Zoo Sauvage de St-Félicien

Range Map

Europe & Northern Asia (excluding China); North America; South America; Southern Asia; Western Michigan University’s Asylum Lake;

Photos

Citations

Species recognized by Gardner A.L, 2004-06-09, in Catalog of Life 2011
Attributes / relations provided by 1Myers, P., R. Espinosa, C. S. Parr, T. Jones, G. S. Hammond, and T. A. Dewey. 2006. The Animal Diversity Web (online). Accessed February 01, 2010 at animaldiversity.org 2de Magalhaes, J. P., and Costa, J. (2009) A database of vertebrate longevity records and their relation to other life-history traits. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 22(8):1770-1774 3Study of Northern Virginia Ecology 4Ecology of Commanster 5Exploring the Denali Food Web, ParkWise, National Park Service 6Diet of the Steller’s Sea Eagle in the Northern Sea of Okhotsk, Irina UTEKHINA, Eugene POTAPOV & Michael J. MCGRADY, First Symposium on Steller’s and White-tailed Sea Eagles in East Asia pp. 71-82, 2000 7Gibson, D. I., Bray, R. A., & Harris, E. A. (Compilers) (2005). Host-Parasite Database of the Natural History Museum, London 8International Flea Database
Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 gis.wwfus.org/wildfinder
Biodiversity Hotspots provided by Biodiversity Hotspots, Conservation International
Images provided by Google Image Search
Abstract provided by DBpedia licensed under a Creative Commons License
EDGE analysis provided by EDGE of Existence programme, Zoological Society of London
Range map provided by Patterson, B. D., G. Ceballos, W. Sechrest, M. F. Tognelli, T. Brooks, L. Luna, P. Ortega, I. Salazar, and B. E. Young. 2007. Digital Distribution Maps of the Mammals of the Western Hemisphere, version 3.0. NatureServe, Arlington, Virginia, USA.
Data provided by NatureServe in collaboration with Bruce Patterson, Wes Sechrest, Marcelo Tognelli, Gerardo Ceballos, The Nature Conservancy—Migratory Bird Program, Conservation International—CABS, World Wildlife Fund—US, and Environment Canada—WILDSPACE.
Weather provided by NOAA METAR Data Access
Institution information provided by International Species Information System - May 2011