Species Detail - European Otter (Lutra lutra) - Species information displayed is based on the dataset "Otter Survey of Ireland 1982".

Terrestrial Map - 10km

Distribution of the number of records recorded within each 10km grid square (ITM).
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Marine Map - 50km

Distribution of the number of records recorded within each 50km grid square (WGS84).
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Lutra lutra
European Otter
Otter
Protected Species: EU Habitats Directive || Protected Species: EU Habitats Directive >> Annex II || Protected Species: EU Habitats Directive >> Annex IV || Protected Species: Wildlife Acts
lulut
(Linnaeus, 1758)
terrestrial mammal
Species
2042
386
95
01/01/1980
04/04/1981
1 January (recorded in 1969)
31 December (recorded in 2012)
National Parks & Wildlife Service, Department of Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht, Otter Survey of Ireland 1982, National Biodiversity Data Centre, Ireland, European Otter (Lutra lutra), accessed 24 September 2020, <https://maps.biodiversityireland.ie/Dataset/40/Species/119290>

Records per month (across all datasets)

Records per year (across all datasets)