FAUNA MALAYSIANA

Animals of the Malaysian Region



Mammalia.

CARNIVORA.

MUSTELIDAE , Otter, 水獺, Memerang.
Taxonomy: Unranked: Vertebrates, Phylum: Chordata, Subphylum: Vertebrata, Infraphylum: Gnathostomata, Superclass: Tetrapoda, Class: Mammalia, Subclass: Tribe, Infraclassis: Placentalia, Superorder: Laurasiatheria, Order: Carnivora, Suborder: Caniformia, Familiy: Mustelidae, Subfamiliy: Lutrinae,

Aonyx, Otter, 水獺, Memeran.


Oriental Small-clawed otter, Memerang Kuku Kecil. 亞洲小爪水獺 Species: ?Aonyx cinereus (Illiger, 1815)
Ref: http://species.wikimedia.org/wiki/Aonyx_cinerea
File: Dscn5946.jpg, Original Size: 3072 x 2304
Loc.: Along Klang River at 3rd. Mile, Old Klang Road. Date: 12 October 2008
Photo: Ooi Chooi Seng
Note: A pair of otters.
Taxonomy: Family: Mustelidae, Subfamily: Lutrinae, Genus: Aonyx, Species: Aonyx. cinerea, (Illiger, 1815)
Oriental Small-clawed otter, 亞洲小爪水獺, Memerang Kuku Kecil. Species: ?Aonyx cinereus (Illiger, 1815)
Ref: An Introduction to Mammals of Singapore and Malaysia; by John Narrison; (1974); Singapore National Press; Singapore. - Page 223,
File: Dscn5951.jpg, Original Size: 3072 x 2304
Loc.: Along Klang River at 3rd. Mile, Old Klang Road. Date: 12 October 2008
Photo: Ooi Chooi Seng
Note: A pair of otters.
Taxonomy: Family: Mustelidae, Subfamily: Lutrinae, Genus: Aonyx, Species: Aonyx. cinerea, (Illiger, 1815)