[Aonyx cinerea]
  Habitat: Lakes, rivers and streams, tidal pools, and swamps
  Length: 26-37"
  Weight: 2-11 lbs
  Average Lifespan: 10 Years
  Gestation Period: 60-64 Days
  Number of Young: 1-6
  Conservation Status: Vulnerable

  asian sc otter

-  Also known as the Oriental small-clawed otter
-  Is the smallest otter species in the world
-  Have opposable "thumbs" for grasping
-  Each otter has a unique scent, allowing them to recognize each other
-  Can close their nostrils and ears to keep water out while swimming
-  Can remain underwater for as long as eight minutes

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