Report of Two Pregnant Beavers,
Castor canadensis,
at One Beaver Lodge

Michelle Wheatley

Taiga Biological Station, Department of Zoology, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3T 2N2

Present address: Dr. Michelle Wheatley, Director of Wildlife Management, Iqaluit, TN, X0A 0H0

 

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Wheatley, Michelle 1993. Report of two pregnant beavers, Castor canadensis, at one beaver lodge. Canadian Field-Naturalist 107 (1): 103.

 

Abstract

The presence in one Beaver Lodge of two pregnant Beavers (Castor canadensis) is reported. Ice conditions and distance from neighbouring lodges make it likely that both animals were resident in the same lodge.

Keywords. Beaver, Castor canadensis, colony composition, reproduction.

 


 

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