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Coypu

Myocastor coypus bonariensis

Description:

Coypus are invasive species in Europe. They have been introduced by fur ranchers. Unfortunately, most people don't know this species is not native and they are not aware that by feeding them, the problem wil be more extensive every year. They are not afraid of people and will come directly toward you, seeking for food.

Habitat:

In a river and on a river bank where people give them food.

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1 Comment

The MnMs
The MnMs 6 years ago

Really cute! Thanks for sharing! :-)

EvaV
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EvaV

Ljubljana, Slovenia

Spotted on Feb 16, 2013
Submitted on Jan 27, 2015

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