Asiatischer Fingerotter Aonyx cinerea (Illiger, 1815)


English: Oriental Short-clawed Otter; French: Loutre cendrée.

Former distribution: As now.
Present distribution: India, Sri Lanka, southern China, Thailand, Burma, Laos, Vietnam, Kampuchea, Indonesia, Borneo, Palawan Islands.
Population status: Probably stable.
Behaviour: See Fischotter
Brief notes:
Body weight: 3-5.4 kg
Head and body length: 44-64 cm
Tail length: 25-35 cm
Shoulder height: No records
Gestation period: 60-64 days
Maximum age: No records
Hunting methods: With nets and traps.
Remarks: More information required on population status and biology.