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Otter

Photograph by: 
Ian Andrews

Primarily nocturnal and very shy otters are present on most Dorset rivers but rarely seen.


 

Common Name Otter
Scientific Name Lutra lutra
Species Group Carnivores
Status
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3
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Notebook Distribution Map Sites List Some Charts Some Photographs Recent Records Guidance Notes

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Carnivores