Explore the Taxonomic Tree

Explore the Taxonomic Tree

River Otters

Common Name
river otters

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The table below is a high-level overview of the subsequent branches of this taxon, organized by taxonomic level and further subdivided by items that FWS focuses on, either through a regulatory or other capacity. You can change your list view by selecting an option from the overview table:

  • To view all branches of a respective taxonomic level, see the Taxa column.
  • To further filter your view of branches that FWS focuses on, see the FWS Focus column.
  • By default, the list view will always show the child branches of the current taxon.

Branches of Lontra

Taxonomic Level Taxa FWS Focus
Subgenus 0
Species 4 4
Aberration 0
Form 0
Morph 0
Race 0
Stirp 0
Subspecies 10
Unspecified 0
Variety 0
All Subtaxa 14 4

Location in Taxonomic Tree

Kingdom Animalia
Subkingdom Bilateria
Infrakingdom Deuterostomia
Phylum Chordata
Subphylum Vertebrata
Infraphylum Gnathostomata
Superclass Tetrapoda
Class Mammalia
Subclass Theria
Infraclass Eutheria
Order Carnivora
Suborder Caniformia
Family Mustelidae
Subfamily Lutrinae
Genus Lontra

Viewing: descendants of Lontra