Pteronura

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Pteronura brasiliensis (giant otter)

Taxonavigation[edit]

Taxonavigation: Caniformia

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Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Cladus: Chordata Craniata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Superclassis: Tetrapoda
Cladus: Amniota
Cladus: Synapsida
Informal group: Pelycosauria
Cladus: Eupelycosauria
Ordo: Therapsida
Cladus: Theriodontia
Cladus: Cynodontia
Cladus: Mammaliaformes
Classis: Mammalia
Subclassis: Trechnotheria
Infraclassis: Zatheria
Supercohort: Theria
Cohort: Eutheria
Magnordo: Epitheria
Superordo: Laurasiatheria
Ordo: Carnivora
Subordo: Caniformia

Familia: Mustelidae
Subfamilia: Lutrinae
Genus: Pteronura
Species: P. brasiliensis

Name[edit]

Pteronura Gray, 1837

Type species: Pteronura sambachii Gray, 1837 (= Mustela brasilinesis Gmelin, 1788), by monotypy (Melville & Smith, 1987).

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Vernacular names[edit]

English: Giant otter
日本語: オオカワウソ属
ไทย: นากยักษ์
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