Species Profile: The Congo Clawless Otter
The Congo Clawless Otter is closely related to the Cape Clawless Otter. Almost nothing is known about the Congo otter.
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Length about 1.5m with a weight of about 20kg.
The Congo Clawless Otter lives in the rain-forest habitats of the Congo river basin.
Distribution and Population
The Congo Clawless Otter lives in the Congo river basin in Africa. It is incredibly rare and is close to extinction.
The Cape Clawless Otter likes to eat crabs, frogs and fish, and will also enjoy octopus and lobster if given a chance.
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