Threatened species of Lutra felina

Other Names:
Threatened species of marine otter
Endangered sea otters

There is little information on Lutra felina which inhibits any conservation measures designed to protect it. It is possible that it was exploited for the fur trade.


The distribution of Lutra felina includes Argentina, Chile and Peru.


Lutra felina is considered as "Vulnerable" by the IUCN.

Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 14: Life Below WaterGOAL 15: Life on Land
Date of last update
11.01.2018 – 16:19 CET