Enhydris lutris
Sea otter Sea" ot"ter (Zo["o]l.) An aquatic carnivore ({Enhydris lutris} syn. {Enhydris marina}) found in the North Pacific Ocean. Its fur is highly valued, especially by the Chinese. It is allied to the common otter, but is larger, with feet more decidedly webbed. [1913 Webster]

{Sea-otter's cabbage} (Bot.), a gigantic kelp of the Pacific Ocean ({Nereocystis Lutkeana}). See {Nereocystis}. [1913 Webster]


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  • Enhydris marina — Sea otter Sea ot ter (Zo[ o]l.) An aquatic carnivore ({Enhydris lutris} syn. {Enhydris marina}) found in the North Pacific Ocean. Its fur is highly valued, especially by the Chinese. It is allied to the common otter, but is larger, with feet more …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Калан — У этого термина существуют и другие значения, см. Калан (значения). Калан Калан у побережья северной Калифорнии …   Википедия

  • Каланы — ? Калан Калан у побережья северной Калифорнии Научная классификация Царство: Животные Тип: Хордов …   Википедия

  • Камчатский бобр — ? Калан Калан у побережья северной Калифорнии Научная классификация Царство: Животные Тип: Хордов …   Википедия

  • Морской бобр — ? Калан Калан у побережья северной Калифорнии Научная классификация Царство: Животные Тип: Хордов …   Википедия

  • Nereocystis Lutkeana — Sea otter Sea ot ter (Zo[ o]l.) An aquatic carnivore ({Enhydris lutris} syn. {Enhydris marina}) found in the North Pacific Ocean. Its fur is highly valued, especially by the Chinese. It is allied to the common otter, but is larger, with feet more …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Sea otter — Sea ot ter (Zo[ o]l.) An aquatic carnivore ({Enhydris lutris} syn. {Enhydris marina}) found in the North Pacific Ocean. Its fur is highly valued, especially by the Chinese. It is allied to the common otter, but is larger, with feet more decidedly …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Sea-otter's cabbage — Sea otter Sea ot ter (Zo[ o]l.) An aquatic carnivore ({Enhydris lutris} syn. {Enhydris marina}) found in the North Pacific Ocean. Its fur is highly valued, especially by the Chinese. It is allied to the common otter, but is larger, with feet more …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Meerotter — (Lutra marina Storr., Enhydris lutris Flemm., Mustela lutris L.), Art der Otter, noch einmal so groß als die Fischotter, Schwanz 1/3 so lang als der Körper, Hinterfüße sehr kurz; schwarz glänzend wie Sammet; an Küsten der nördlichen Meere, bes.… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • lataz — (Del gr. latax, nutria.) ► sustantivo femenino ZOOLOGÍA Mamífero carnívoro marino del grupo de las nutrias que vive en el oceáno Pacífico. (Enhydris maritima.) IRREG. plural lataces * * * lataz (del gr. «látax»; Enhydra lutris) m. *Nutria que… …   Enciclopedia Universal

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