Data about <i>Lontra canadensis</i>

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Distribution

Data about <i>Lontra canadensis</i>
native range includes
Additional detail United States (USA) US Forest Service Fire Effects Information Service  
geographic range (size of area)
Additional detail 11,887,021.15 km2 PanTHERIA  
  • longitude
    Longitude is a geographic position that refers to the angle east or west of a reference meridian between the two geographical poles to another meridian that passes through an arbitrary point.
    http://semanticscience.org/resource/SIO_000318
longitude median
Additional detail -110 decimal degrees PanTHERIA  
min Additional detail -168 decimal degrees PanTHERIA  
max Additional detail -52.6 decimal degrees PanTHERIA  
latitude median
Additional detail 47.6 decimal degrees PanTHERIA  
min Additional detail 24.94 decimal degrees PanTHERIA  
max Additional detail 70.25 decimal degrees PanTHERIA  
  • latitude
    The geographic latitude (in decimal degrees, using the spatial reference system given in geodeticDatum) of the geographic center of a Location. Positive values are north of the Equator, negative values are south of it. Legal values lie between -90 and 90, inclusive.
    http://rs.tdwg.org/dwc/terms/decimalLatitude
latitude min
Additional detail 44.85 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
min Additional detail 47.27 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 44.85 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 48.76 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
  • longitude
    The geographic longitude (in decimal degrees, using the spatial reference system given in geodeticDatum) of the geographic center of a Location. Positive values are east of the Greenwich Meridian, negative values are west of it. Legal values lie between -180 and 180, inclusive.
    http://rs.tdwg.org/dwc/terms/decimalLongitude
longitude min
Additional detail -125 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
min Additional detail -65.4 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail -122 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail -65.4 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
geographic distribution includes
Additional detail Gulf of Maine World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail North West Atlantic World Register of Marine Species  

Physical Description

Data about <i>Lontra canadensis</i>
body length (VT) average
Additional detail 68.31 cm adult PanTHERIA  
body mass average
Additional detail 8.09 kg adult PanTHERIA  
average Additional detail 135.94 g newborn animal PanTHERIA  
teat number average
Additional detail 4 PanTHERIA  
weight
Additional detail 9.0 kg adult AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
Additional detail 140 g neonate stage AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
Additional detail 1.51 kg weanling AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  

Ecology

Data about <i>Lontra canadensis</i>
habitat
Additional detail animal habitation
  • animal habitation
    The dwelling of an animal or group of similar animals.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00005803
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail aquatic habitat Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail backwater
  • backwater
    An area of calm water unaffected by the current of a stream.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000472
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail bay Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail canyon
  • canyon
    Relatively narrow, deep depression with steep sides, the bottom of which generally has a continuous slope.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000169
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail coast
  • coast
    The general region of indefinite width that extends from the sea inland to the first major change in terrain features.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000303
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail coast
  • coast
    The general region of indefinite width that extends from the sea inland to the first major change in terrain features.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000303
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail coast
  • coast
    The general region of indefinite width that extends from the sea inland to the first major change in terrain features.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000303
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail coast
  • coast
    The general region of indefinite width that extends from the sea inland to the first major change in terrain features.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000303
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail coastal wetland
  • coastal wetland
    A wetland associated with the part of the land adjoining or near a sea or ocean.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000230
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail coniferous forest biome
  • coniferous forest biome
    A coniferous forest biome is a forest biome which contains densely packed populations or communities of coniferous trees, strongly limiting light penetration to the forest floor.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_01000196
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail contaminated water Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail desert
  • desert
    A region rendered barren or partially barren by environmental extremes, especially by low rainfall.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000097
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail estuarine biome
  • estuarine biome
    Expressions of the estuarine biome occur at wide lower courses of a rivers where they flow into a sea. Estuaries experience tidal flows and their water is a changing mixture of fresh and salt.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_01000020
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail estuary
  • estuary
    A semi-enclosed coastal body of water with one or more rivers or streams flowing into it, and with a free connection to the open sea.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000045
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail estuary
  • estuary
    A semi-enclosed coastal body of water with one or more rivers or streams flowing into it, and with a free connection to the open sea.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000045
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail flood plain
  • flood plain
    An area which is subject to periodic flooding.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000255
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail forest
  • forest
    An area with a high density of trees. A small forest may be called a wood.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000111
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail fresh water Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail fresh water Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail freshwater habitat
  • freshwater habitat
    A habitat that is in or on a body of water containing low concentrations of dissolved salts and other total dissolved solids (<0.5 grams dissolved salts per litre).
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00002037
IUCN  
Additional detail freshwater marsh
  • freshwater marsh
    A marsh associated with water that contains low concentrations of salts.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000053
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail grassland
  • grassland
    An area in which grasses (Graminae) are a significant component of the vegetation.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000106
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail gravel
  • gravel
    Gravel is an environmental material which is composed of pieces of rock that are at least two millimeters (2mm) in its largest dimension and no more than 75 millimeters.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_01000018
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail island
  • island
    Area of dry or relatively dry land surrounded by water or low wetland.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000098
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail isthmus
  • isthmus
    Narrow section of land in a body of water connecting two larger land areas.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000174
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail lagoon
  • lagoon
    A sheet of saline water separated from the open sea by sand or shingle banks. The sheet of water between an offshore reef, especially of coral and mainland. The sheet of water within a ring or horseshoe shaped atoll.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000038
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail lake
  • lake
    A body of water or other liquid of considerable size contained on a body of land.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000020
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail lake
  • lake
    A body of water or other liquid of considerable size contained on a body of land.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000020
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail Large river biome Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail marine biome
  • marine biome
    An aquatic biome that comprises systems of open-ocean and unprotected coastal habitats, characterized by exposure to wave action, tidal fluctuation, and ocean currents as well as systems that largely resemble these. Water in the marine biome is generally within the salinity range of seawater: 30 to 38 ppt.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000447
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail marine habitat
  • marine habitat
    A habitat that is in or on a sea or ocean containing high concentrations of dissolved salts and other total dissolved solids (typically >35 grams dissolved salts per litre).
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000569
IUCN  
Additional detail marsh
  • marsh
    A wetland, featuring grasses, rushes, reeds, typhas, sedges, and other herbaceous plants (possibly with low-growing woody plants) in a context of shallow water.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000035
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail marsh
  • marsh
    A wetland, featuring grasses, rushes, reeds, typhas, sedges, and other herbaceous plants (possibly with low-growing woody plants) in a context of shallow water.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000035
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail marsh
  • marsh
    A wetland, featuring grasses, rushes, reeds, typhas, sedges, and other herbaceous plants (possibly with low-growing woody plants) in a context of shallow water.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000035
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail mount
  • mount
    A mountain rising from the ocean seafloor that does not reach to the water's surface (sea level), and thus is not an island. Typically formed from volcanoes that rise abruptly and are usually found rising from a seafloor of 1,000 - 4,000 meters depth. Independent features that rise to at least 1,000 meters above the seafloor.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000264
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail mountain
  • mountain
    A landform that extends above the surrounding terrain in a limited area. A mountain is generally steeper than a hill, but there is no universally accepted standard definition for the height of a mountain or a hill although a mountain usually has an identifiable summit and a local relief of more than 300m.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000081
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail mountain
  • mountain
    A landform that extends above the surrounding terrain in a limited area. A mountain is generally steeper than a hill, but there is no universally accepted standard definition for the height of a mountain or a hill although a mountain usually has an identifiable summit and a local relief of more than 300m.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000081
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail mudflat
  • mudflat
    A wetland that forms when mud is deposited by the tides, rivers, sea or oceans.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000192
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail national wildlife refuge
  • national wildlife refuge
    A designation for certain protected areas of the United States managed by the United States Fish and Wildlife Service. The National Wildlife Refuge system is a network of lands and waters managed to protect wildlife and wildlife habitat.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000364
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail ocean
  • ocean
    Continuous saline-water bodies that surround the continents and fill the Earth's great depressions.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000015
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail plain
  • plain
    A region of general uniform slope, comparatively level, and of considerable extent.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000086
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail plateau
  • plateau
    An elevated and comparatively level expanse of land.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000182
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail pond
  • pond
    A body of water, usually of smaller size than a lake.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000033
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail pond
  • pond
    A body of water, usually of smaller size than a lake.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000033
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail prairie
  • prairie
    An area of land of low topographic relief that historically supported grasses and herbs, with few trees, and having generally a mesic (moderate or temperate) climate. Dominated by tall grasses (contrast steppe).
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000260
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail reservoir
  • reservoir
    An artificial body of water, often contained by a dam, constructed for the purpose of water storage.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000025
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail reservoir
  • reservoir
    An artificial body of water, often contained by a dam, constructed for the purpose of water storage.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000025
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail river
  • river
    Natural freshwater surface streams of considerable volume and a permanent or seasonal flow, moving in a definite channel toward a sea, lake, or another river; any large streams, or ones larger than brooks or creeks, such as the trunk stream and larger branches of a drainage system.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000022
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail river
  • river
    Natural freshwater surface streams of considerable volume and a permanent or seasonal flow, moving in a definite channel toward a sea, lake, or another river; any large streams, or ones larger than brooks or creeks, such as the trunk stream and larger branches of a drainage system.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000022
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail river bank
  • river bank
    The sloping margin of a river, serving to confine it to its natural channel.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000143
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail river bank
  • river bank
    The sloping margin of a river, serving to confine it to its natural channel.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000143
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail rock
  • rock
    A mass of the mineral material of the crust of the Earth.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00001995
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail saline marsh
  • saline marsh
    A marsh whose water contains a considerable quantity of dissolved salts.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000054
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail sand
  • sand
    A naturally occurring granular material composed of finely divided rock and mineral particles.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_01000017
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail sea
  • sea
    A large expanse of saline water usually connected with an ocean.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000016
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail shore
  • shore
    That part of the land in immediate contact with a body of water including the area between high and low water lines.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000304
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail shore
  • shore
    That part of the land in immediate contact with a body of water including the area between high and low water lines.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000304
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail shoreline
  • shoreline
    The line of contact between a body of water and the land.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000486
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail shoreline
  • shoreline
    The line of contact between a body of water and the land.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000486
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail shoreline
  • shoreline
    The line of contact between a body of water and the land.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000486
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail shoreline
  • shoreline
    The line of contact between a body of water and the land.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000486
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail slope
  • slope
    The part of an elevation or depression between the relatively flat surrounding area and the peak of a mount or the bottom of a depression.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00002000
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail stream
  • stream
    Linear body of water flowing on the Earth's surface.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000023
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail stream
  • stream
    Linear body of water flowing on the Earth's surface.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000023
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail stream bank
  • stream bank
    The sloping margin of a stream, serving to confine it to its natural channel.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000142
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail subterrestrial habitat
  • subterrestrial habitat
    A habitat that is below the surface of the earth.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000572
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail swamp
  • swamp
    A wetland that features permanent inundation of large areas of land by shallow bodies of water, generally with a substantial number of hummocks, or dry-land protrusions.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000233
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail swamp
  • swamp
    A wetland that features permanent inundation of large areas of land by shallow bodies of water, generally with a substantial number of hummocks, or dry-land protrusions.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000233
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail temperate Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail terrestrial biome
  • terrestrial biome
    A biome that applies to the terrestrial realm.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000446
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail terrestrial habitat
  • terrestrial habitat
    A habitat that is on or at the boundary of the surface of the Earth.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00002009
IUCN  
Additional detail tidal mudflat
  • tidal mudflat
    A level tract lying at a small depth below the surface of water, or alternately covered and left bare by the tide.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000241
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail tundra
  • tundra
    Treeless, level, or gently rolling plains characteristic of arctic or subarctic regions, having a permanently frozen subsoil, and usually supporting low growing vegetation such as lichens, mosses, and stunted shrubs.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000112
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail tunnel Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail valley
  • valley
    A depression caused by erosion by water or ice. Low-lying land bordered by higher ground; especially elongate, relatively large gently sloping depressions of the Earth's surface, commonly situated between two mountains or between ranges of hills or mountains, and often containing a stream with an outlet.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000100
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail valley
  • valley
    A depression caused by erosion by water or ice. Low-lying land bordered by higher ground; especially elongate, relatively large gently sloping depressions of the Earth's surface, commonly situated between two mountains or between ranges of hills or mountains, and often containing a stream with an outlet.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000100
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail valley
  • valley
    A depression caused by erosion by water or ice. Low-lying land bordered by higher ground; especially elongate, relatively large gently sloping depressions of the Earth's surface, commonly situated between two mountains or between ranges of hills or mountains, and often containing a stream with an outlet.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000100
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail water body Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail water body Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail watercourse Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail watershed
  • watershed
    The separation between neighbouring drainage basins (catchments). In hilly country, the divide lies along topographical peaks and ridges, but in flat country or on a high plateau (especially where the ground is marshy) the divide may be invisible - just a more or less notional line on the ground on either side of which falling raindrops will start a journey to different rivers, and even to different sides of a country or continent.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000292
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail watershed
  • watershed
    The separation between neighbouring drainage basins (catchments). In hilly country, the divide lies along topographical peaks and ridges, but in flat country or on a high plateau (especially where the ground is marshy) the divide may be invisible - just a more or less notional line on the ground on either side of which falling raindrops will start a journey to different rivers, and even to different sides of a country or continent.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000292
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail wetland
  • wetland
    An area that is inundated or saturated by surface or ground water at a frequency and duration sufficient to support, and that under normal circumstances do support, a prevalence of vegetation typically adapted for life in saturated soil conditions.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000043
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail wetland
  • wetland
    An area that is inundated or saturated by surface or ground water at a frequency and duration sufficient to support, and that under normal circumstances do support, a prevalence of vegetation typically adapted for life in saturated soil conditions.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000043
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail wetland
  • wetland
    An area that is inundated or saturated by surface or ground water at a frequency and duration sufficient to support, and that under normal circumstances do support, a prevalence of vegetation typically adapted for life in saturated soil conditions.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000043
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail wetland
  • wetland
    An area that is inundated or saturated by surface or ground water at a frequency and duration sufficient to support, and that under normal circumstances do support, a prevalence of vegetation typically adapted for life in saturated soil conditions.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000043
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail wetland
  • wetland
    An area that is inundated or saturated by surface or ground water at a frequency and duration sufficient to support, and that under normal circumstances do support, a prevalence of vegetation typically adapted for life in saturated soil conditions.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000043
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail wetland
  • wetland
    An area that is inundated or saturated by surface or ground water at a frequency and duration sufficient to support, and that under normal circumstances do support, a prevalence of vegetation typically adapted for life in saturated soil conditions.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000043
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail wetland
  • wetland
    An area that is inundated or saturated by surface or ground water at a frequency and duration sufficient to support, and that under normal circumstances do support, a prevalence of vegetation typically adapted for life in saturated soil conditions.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000043
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail woodland Environments - EOL project  
precipitation in geographic range mean
Additional detail 55.55 millimeters per month PanTHERIA  
trophic level
Additional detail carnivore
  • carnivore
    An animal that mainly eats meat.
    http://www.owl-ontologies.com/unnamed.owl#Primary__Carnivore
PanTHERIA  
  • interacts with
    an organism has an effect on another organism in the community.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/interactsWith
interacts with
Additional detail Actitis macularius GloBI  
Additional detail Alligators GloBI  
Additional detail American Alligator GloBI  
Additional detail American Black Bear GloBI  
Additional detail American Crocodile GloBI  
Additional detail Badgers, Otters, Weasels, and Relatives GloBI  
Additional detail Bears GloBI  
Additional detail Bears GloBI  
Additional detail Bobcat GloBI  
Additional detail California Gull GloBI  
Additional detail Cats GloBI  
Additional detail Common Muskrat GloBI  
Additional detail Coyote GloBI  
Additional detail Coyotes, Dogs, Foxes, Jackals, and Wolves GloBI  
Additional detail Crocodiles GloBI  
Additional detail Crocodiles GloBI  
Additional detail Dogs, Wolves, Coyotes, and Jackals GloBI  
Additional detail Ducks GloBI  
Additional detail Ducks, Geese and Swans GloBI  
Additional detail Grey Wolf GloBI  
Additional detail Gulls and Allies GloBI  
Additional detail Lynxes GloBI  
Additional detail Mice and Rats GloBI  
Additional detail Mottled Duck GloBI  
Additional detail Muskrats GloBI  
Additional detail North American River Otters GloBI  
Additional detail Painted Turtle GloBI  
Additional detail Painted Turtles GloBI  
Additional detail Pond and Marsh Turtles GloBI  
Additional detail Sandpipers GloBI  
Additional detail Sandpipers GloBI  
Additional detail Seagulls GloBI  
feeds on
Additional detail Actitis macularius GloBI  
Additional detail Alligators GloBI  
Additional detail American Alligator GloBI  
Additional detail California Gull GloBI  
Additional detail Common Muskrat GloBI  
Additional detail Crocodiles GloBI  
Additional detail Ducks GloBI  
Additional detail Ducks, Geese and Swans GloBI  
Additional detail Gulls and Allies GloBI  
Additional detail Mice and Rats GloBI  
Additional detail Mottled Duck GloBI  
Additional detail Muskrats GloBI  
Additional detail Painted Turtle GloBI  
Additional detail Painted Turtles GloBI  
Additional detail Pond and Marsh Turtles GloBI  
Additional detail Sandpipers GloBI  
Additional detail Sandpipers GloBI  
Additional detail Seagulls GloBI  
habitat breadth
Additional detail 2 PanTHERIA  
temperature in geographic range mean
Additional detail 1.06 degrees Celsius PanTHERIA  
  • actual evapotranspiration rate in geographic range
    Monthly AET (Actual Evapotranspiration Rate) within the geographic range of a taxon. Evapotranspiration (ET) is the sum of evaporation and plant transpiration from the Earth's land surface to atmosphere.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/AETinRange
actual evapotranspiration rate in geographic range mean
Additional detail 431.41 millimeters per month PanTHERIA  
  • potential evapotranspiration rate in geographic range
    Monthly PET (Potential Evapotranspiration Rate) within the geographic range of a taxon. Evapotranspiration (ET) is the sum of evaporation and plant transpiration from the Earth's land surface to atmosphere. Potential evapotranspiration (PET) is a representation of the environmental demand for evapotranspiration and represents the evapotranspiration rate of a short green crop, completely shading the ground, of uniform height and with adequate water status in the soil profile. It is a reflection of the energy available to evaporate water, and of the wind available to transport the water vapour from the ground up into the lower atmosphere.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/PETinRange
potential evapotranspiration rate in geographic range mean
Additional detail 524.75 millimeters per month PanTHERIA  
  • interacts with
    an organism has an effect on another organism in the community.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/interactsWithreverse
interacts with
Additional detail Actinonaias GloBI  
Additional detail Actitis macularius GloBI  
Additional detail Alligators GloBI  
Additional detail Amblema GloBI  
Additional detail American Alligator GloBI  
Additional detail American Beaver GloBI  
Additional detail American Water Frogs GloBI  
Additional detail Anodontoides GloBI  
Additional detail Badgers, Otters, Weasels, and Relatives GloBI  
Additional detail Beavers GloBI  
Additional detail Beavers GloBI  
Additional detail Black Sandshell GloBI  
Additional detail Bobcat GloBI  
Additional detail California Gull GloBI  
Additional detail Cats GloBI  
Additional detail Catspaw GloBI  
Additional detail Clubshell GloBI  
Additional detail Colubrids GloBI  
Additional detail Common Muskrat GloBI  
Additional detail Coyote GloBI  
Additional detail Coyotes, Dogs, Foxes, Jackals, and Wolves GloBI  
Additional detail Crayfish Snake GloBI  
Additional detail Crayfishes GloBI  
Additional detail Crayfishes GloBI  
Additional detail Creek Heelsplitter GloBI  
Additional detail Creeper GloBI  
Additional detail Crocodiles GloBI  
Additional detail Cyclonaias GloBI  
Additional detail Cylindrical Papershell GloBI  
Additional detail Deertoe GloBI  
Additional detail Dogs, Wolves, Coyotes, and Jackals GloBI  
Additional detail Ducks GloBI  
Additional detail Ducks, Geese and Swans GloBI  
Additional detail Eastern Elliptio GloBI  
Additional detail Eastern Pondmussel GloBI  
Additional detail Eastern Screech Owl GloBI  
Additional detail Elktoe GloBI  
Additional detail Elktoe GloBI  
Additional detail Ellipse GloBI  
Additional detail Elliptio GloBI  
Additional detail Epioblasma GloBI  
Additional detail European Pond Turtles GloBI  
Additional detail False Map Turtle GloBI  
Additional detail Fatmucket GloBI  
Additional detail Fawnsfoot GloBI  
Additional detail Florida Softshell Turtle GloBI  
Additional detail Flutedshell GloBI  
Additional detail Fragile Papershell GloBI  
Additional detail Freshwater Mussel GloBI  
Additional detail Fusconaia GloBI  
Additional detail Giant Floater GloBI  
Additional detail Gulls and Allies GloBI  
Additional detail Harlequin Duck GloBI  
Additional detail Harlequin Ducks GloBI  
Additional detail Hickorynut GloBI  
Additional detail Kidneyshell GloBI  
Additional detail Lake Floater GloBI  
Additional detail Lampsilis GloBI  
Additional detail Lasmigona GloBI  
Additional detail Leptodea GloBI  
Additional detail Ligumia GloBI  
Additional detail Lilliput GloBI  
Additional detail Lynxes GloBI  
Additional detail Map Turtles GloBI  
Additional detail Mapleleaf GloBI  
Additional detail Megascops GloBI  
Additional detail Mice and Rats GloBI  
Additional detail Mottled Duck GloBI  
Additional detail Mucket GloBI  
Additional detail Muskrats GloBI  
Additional detail North American River Otters GloBI  
Additional detail North American Softshells GloBI  
Additional detail North American Water Snakes GloBI  
Additional detail Northern Clearwater Crayfish GloBI  
Additional detail Northern Leopard Frog GloBI  
Additional detail Northern River Otter GloBI  
Additional detail Northern River Otter GloBI  
Additional detail Obliquaria GloBI  
Additional detail Obovaria GloBI  
Additional detail Orconectes GloBI  
Additional detail Owls GloBI  
Additional detail Pacific Salmon GloBI  
Additional detail Painted Turtle GloBI  
Additional detail Painted Turtles GloBI  
Additional detail Paper Pondshell GloBI  
Additional detail Pimpleback GloBI  
Additional detail Pink Heelsplitter GloBI  
Additional detail Pink Papershell GloBI  
Additional detail Plain Pocketbook GloBI  
Additional detail Plain-bellied Water Snake GloBI  
Additional detail Pleurobema GloBI  
Additional detail Pond and Marsh Turtles GloBI  
Additional detail Potamilus GloBI  
Additional detail Ptychobranchus GloBI  
Additional detail Purple Lilliput GloBI  
Additional detail Purple Wartyback GloBI  
Additional detail Pyganodon GloBI  
Additional detail Quadrula GloBI  
Additional detail Queen Snake GloBI  
Additional detail Rainbow Mussel GloBI  
Additional detail Rainbow Trout GloBI  
Additional detail Ranid Frogs, Ranids, Riparian Frogs, True Frogs GloBI  
Additional detail Rayed Bean GloBI  
Additional detail Round Hickorynut GloBI  
Additional detail Round Pigtoe GloBI  
Additional detail Salamander Mussel GloBI  
Additional detail Salmon and Trout GloBI  
Additional detail Sandpipers GloBI  
Additional detail Sandpipers GloBI  
Additional detail Scaleshell GloBI  
Additional detail Seagulls GloBI  
Additional detail Simpsonaias GloBI  
Additional detail Slippershell Mussel GloBI  
Additional detail Snuffbox GloBI  
Additional detail Softshell Turtles GloBI  
Additional detail Spike GloBI  
Additional detail Striped Crayfish Snake GloBI  
Additional detail Strophitus GloBI  
Additional detail Swans GloBI  
Additional detail Threehorn Wartyback GloBI  
Additional detail Threeridge GloBI  
Additional detail Toxolasma GloBI  
Additional detail Trumpeter Swan GloBI  
Additional detail Truncilla GloBI  
Additional detail Tubercled Blossom GloBI  
Additional detail Tundra Swan GloBI  
Additional detail Unionoidea GloBI  
Additional detail Utterbackia GloBI  
Additional detail Venustaconcha GloBI  
Additional detail Villosa GloBI  
Additional detail Wabash Pigtoe GloBI  
Additional detail Wavyrayed Lampmussel GloBI  
Additional detail Western Pond Turtle GloBI  
Additional detail White Heelsplitter GloBI  
diet breadth
Additional detail 1 PanTHERIA  
  • has predator
    is consumed for energetic or other nutritional needs (by another organism)
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/HasPredator
has predator
Additional detail Alligators GloBI  
Additional detail American Alligator GloBI  
Additional detail Bobcat GloBI  
Additional detail Cats GloBI  
Additional detail Coyote GloBI  
Additional detail Coyotes, Dogs, Foxes, Jackals, and Wolves GloBI  
Additional detail Crocodiles GloBI  
Additional detail Dogs, Wolves, Coyotes, and Jackals GloBI  
Additional detail Lynxes GloBI  

Life History and Behavior

Data about <i>Lontra canadensis</i>
home range average
Additional detail 14.18 km2 PanTHERIA  
average Additional detail 16.95 km2 PanTHERIA  
clutch/brood/litter size average
Additional detail 2.67 individuals PanTHERIA  
Additional detail 2.5 AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
behavioral circadian rhythm
Additional detail nocturnal/crepuscular, cathemeral, crepuscular or diurnal/crepuscular
  • nocturnal/crepuscular, cathemeral, crepuscular or diurnal/crepuscular
    An organism that is nocturnal/crepuscular, cathemeral, crepuscular or diurnal/crepuscular
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/activityCycleOther
PanTHERIA  
age at first birth average
Additional detail 2.0 years female PanTHERIA  
dispersal age average
Additional detail 225 days PanTHERIA  
gestation period duration average
Additional detail 58.4 days PanTHERIA  
inter-birth interval average
Additional detail 1.0 years female PanTHERIA  
Additional detail 1.0 years AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
litters per year median
Additional detail 1.1 PanTHERIA  
Additional detail 0.9 per year AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
total life span max
Additional detail 27 years AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
max Additional detail 25.0 years PanTHERIA  
age at eye opening average
Additional detail 33.12 days PanTHERIA  
onset of fertility average
Additional detail 2.0 years PanTHERIA  
Additional detail 2.0 years female AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
Additional detail 2.0 years male AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
terrestriality
Additional detail fossorial and/or ground dwelling only
  • fossorial and/or ground dwelling only
    An organism that spends most of its time on the ground or underground.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/groundDwelling
PanTHERIA  
weaning age average
Additional detail 121.66 days PanTHERIA  
Additional detail 122 days AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
  • prenatal development duration
    The duration of the development from fertilized, deposited or implanted egg to hatching/birth. Corresponds to egg incubation duration in oviparous animals and to gestation period duration in viviparous animals.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/PrenatalDevelopmentDuration
prenatal development duration
Additional detail 62 days AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  

Evolution and Systematics

Data about <i>Lontra canadensis</i>
first appearance (older bound)
Additional detail 4.9 million years ago The Paleobiology Database  
first appearance (younger bound)
Additional detail 1.8 million years ago The Paleobiology Database  
last appearance (older bound)
Additional detail 0.0117 million years ago The Paleobiology Database  
last appearance (younger bound)
Additional detail 0 million years ago The Paleobiology Database  

Physiology and Cell Biology

Data about <i>Lontra canadensis</i>
  • body temperature
    The degree of heat in the body of a living organism, temperature is measure of the average kinetic energy of the particles in a sample of matter, expressed in terms of units or degrees designated on a standard scale.
    http://purl.bioontology.org/ontology/CSP/2871-4249
body temperature
Additional detail 38.4 degrees Celsius AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  

Conservation

Data about <i>Lontra canadensis</i>
population trend
Additional detail Stable IUCN  
animal population density average
Additional detail 1.12 individuals per square kilometer PanTHERIA  
conservation status
Additional detail least concern
  • least concern
    A taxon is Least Concern when it has been evaluated against the criteria and does not qualify for Critically Endangered, Endangered, Vulnerable or Near Threatened. Widespread and abundant taxa are included in this category.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/leastConcern
IUCN  
human population density mean
Additional detail 19.38 individuals per square kilometer PanTHERIA  
human population density change mean
Additional detail 0.05 PanTHERIA  
extinction status
Additional detail extant The Paleobiology Database  

Relevance to Humans and Ecosystems

Data about <i>Lontra canadensis</i>
not invasive in
Additional detail United States (USA) US Forest Service Fire Effects Information Service  

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