Sentence Examples with the word myocastor

COYPU, the native name of a large South American aquatic rodent mammal, known very generally among European residents in the country as nutria (the Spanish word for otter) and scientifically as Myocastor (or Myopotamus) coypu.

Of the few living representatives of the group, the genus Myocastor (or Myopotamus) is represented only by the South American coypu, M.