Lutra sumatrana (Gray, 1865)

Hairy-nosed otter



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status

Rediscovered in 1998

IUCN RedList status: Endangered





Biology & Ecology










Aadrean, A., Kanchanasaka, B., Heng, S., Reza Lubis, I., de Silva, P. & Olsson, A. 2015. Lutra sumatrana. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2015: e.T12421A21936999. Downloaded on 24 December 2016.

Duckworth, J.W. and Hills, D.M. 2008. A specimen of Hairy-nosed Otter Lutra sumatrana from far northern Myanmar. IUCN Otter Specialist Group Bullettin 25(1): 60-67.

Fisher, Diana O. (2011). Trajectories from extinction: where are missing mammals rediscovered? Global Ecology & Biogeography 20: 415-425. [Appendix S1]

Heng, Sokrith, Dong, Tangkor, Hon, Naven and Olsson, Annette. (2016). The hairy-nosed otter Lutra sumatrana in Cambodia: distribution and notes on ecology and conservation. Cambodian Journal of Natural History 2016(2): 102-110.


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