Lutra cinerea Illiger 1815 (Oriental small-clawed otter)

Mammalia - Carnivora - Mustelidae

Alternative combinations: Amblonyx cinerea, Amblonyx cinereus, Aonyx cinerea, Micraonyx cinerea

Synonym: Lutra leptonyx Horsfield 1823

Belongs to Lutra according to V. de Ferran et al. 2022

See also Allen 1919, Cherin et al. 2016, Gingerich 2003, Marmi et al. 2004 and Willemsen 1992

Sister taxa: Lutra (Satherium), Lutra affinis, Lutra brachygnathus, Lutra bravardi, Lutra bressana, Lutra capensis, Lutra castiglionis, Lutra fatimazohrae, Lutra franconica, Lutra hessica, Lutra licenti, Lutra lutra, Lutra lybica, Lutra nippon, Lutra palaeoleptonyx, Lutra perspicillata, Lutra simplicidens, Lutra sumatrana, Aonyx congicus, Aonyx aonychoides, Aonyx antiqua, Nesolutra euxena

Ecology: amphibious carnivore-omnivore


• Quaternary of the Philippines (2 collections), Vietnam (1)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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