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North American River Otter

Lontra canadensis

Description:

River otters at Clearwater Marine Aquarium in Florida

Notes:

In addition to being incredibly smart, otters are also marine mammals, just like dolphins! In fact, what makes them special is that they're the only marine mammals to have fur instead of blubber.


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3 Comments

Peyton Irby
Peyton Irby 6 years ago

Lazy day for the otters :)

BrennaHyatt
BrennaHyatt 7 years ago

One word lots of syllables aaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaawwwwwwwwwwwwww

SarahWhitt
SarahWhitt 7 years ago

What a cutie!! Doesn't look like he's missed too many clams....hahaha! I have been to the Marine Aquarium in Clearwater....such a wonderful place. Hope to go back someday.

Clearwater, Florida, USA

Lat: 27.97, Long: -82.80

Spotted on Oct 20, 2011
Submitted on Oct 20, 2011

Spotted for mission

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