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Definition of Lutra vulgaris

Lutra vulgaris
Otter Ot"ter, n. [OE. oter, AS. otor; akin to D. & G. otter, Icel. otr, Dan. odder, Sw. utter, Lith. udra, Russ, vuidra, Gr. "y`dra water serpent, hydra, Skr. udra otter, and also to E. water. [root]137, 215. See Water, and cf. Hydra.] 1. (Zo["o]l.) Any carnivorous animal of the genus Lutra, and related genera. Several species are described. They have large, flattish heads, short ears, and webbed toes. They are aquatic, and feed on fish. Their fur is soft and valuable. The common otter of Europe is Lutra vulgaris; the American otter is L. Canadensis; other species inhabit South America and Asia. 2. (Zo["o]l.) The larva of the ghost moth. It is very injurious to hop vines. Otter hound, Otter dog (Zo["o]l.), a small breed of hounds, used in England for hunting otters. Otter sheep. See Ancon sheep, under Ancon. Otter shell (Zo["o]l.), very large bivalve mollusk (Schizoth[ae]rus Nuttallii) found on the northwest coast of America. It is excellent food, and is extensively used by the Indians. Sea otter. (Zo["o]l.) See in the Vocabulary.

Meaning of Lutra vulgaris from wikipedia

- The Eurasian otter (Lutra lutra), also known as the European otter, Eurasian river otter, common otter, and Old World otter, is a semiaquatic mammal native...
- vulnerable; Leisler's bat (Nyctalus leisleri), the otter (Lutra lutra), and the red squirrel (Sciurus vulgaris) were ****essed as near threatened; Brandt's bat (Myotis...
- Otter (Phoca vitulina und Lutra vulgaris) : in ihrem Knochen-und Muskel-skelet, 1876 – The seal and the otter (Lutra vulgaris and Phoca vitulina): involving...
- marten, Martes martes Wolverine, Gulo gulo Badger, Meles meles Otter, Lutra lutra Eurasian lynx, Lynx lynx Walrus, Odobenus rosmarus Common seal, Phoca...
- foina LCc Genus: Meles Eurasian badger, M. meles LC Genus: Lutra European otter, L. lutra NT The even-toed ungulates are ungulates whose weight is borne...
- foina LC Genus: Meles Eurasian badger, M. meles LC Genus: Lutra European otter, L. lutra NT The even-toed ungulates are ungulates whose weight is borne...
- martes LC Genus: Meles Eurasian badger, M. meles LC Genus: Lutra European otter, L. lutra NT The even-toed ungulates are ungulates whose weight is borne...
- vulpes), roe deer (Capreolus capreolus), badger (Meles meles), and otter (Lutra lutra), etc. Nature of Azerbaijan National Parks of Azerbaijan State Reserves...
- (squirrels) Subfamily: Sciurinae Tribe: Sciurini Genus: Sciurus Red squirrel, S. vulgaris LC Subfamily: Xerinae Tribe: Marmotini Genus: Spermophilus European ground...
- vulpes LC Family: Mustelidae (weasels and relatives) European otter, Lutra lutra NT European badger, Meles meles LC Pine marten, Martes martes LC Stoat...
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