Ozzie Otter
Profile, swimming
Murray Mallee Region
House Mouse
 
    
Ozzie Otter (Hydromys chrysogaster)Class: Animal (Animalia) - Chordate (Chordata) - Mammal (Mammalia)
Order: Rodent (Rodentia)
Family: Murid (Muridae)
Species: Ozzie Otter (Hydromys chrysogaster)
This Photo:     Back, swimming
Other names: Native Otter, Rakali or Water-rat

General Species Information:
Found in the Murray Mallee Region
Credit to Colin Cook for the common name

Copyright © 2011- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 25-Oct-2011
This species is classed as NT (Near Threatened) in the Murray Mallee, by DENR (Regional Species Status Assessments, July 2010)