Monday Mustelid #2


African Clawless Otter, Aonyx capensis Schinz 1821

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Speckle-throated otter, Hydrictis (Lutra) maculicollis Lichtenstein 1835 [photo source]
Sea otter, Enhydra lutris Linnaeus 1758 Mother with young. [picture source] And who can resist sea otters holding hands?
There are fifty-five species of Mustelid in 24 genera. Each Monday for the next year, I will presenting you with a photo of one of the members of this fascinating Carnivore family. Oriental Small-clawed Otter, Aonyx cinerea Illiger 1815. Click for big version. Bonus image below the fold.
Eurasian otter, Lutra lutra L. [source]

Looking at the skulls in 'details', wow, quite the choppers on this cute lily feller!

Almost forgot; Good afternoon Mr. Lynch, from UfoA town. Nice place ya got here.