Además es la especie más pesada de la familia Mustelidae, tal como se comentó anteriormente. "[7] In his annotated 1900 translation of the diary of Francisco Garcés, Elliott Coues wrote in a footnote: "In proof of this use of nutrias for beavers I can cite a passage in Escalante's Diario. [6] On August 2, 1776 Francisco Silvestre Vélez de Escalante wrote in his diary, "...we halted in a small plain on the bank of another arroyo which is called Rio de las Nutrias, because, although it is of permanent and running water, apparently during all or most of the year it stands in pools where they say beavers breed. Las Nutrias is an unincorporated community and census-designated place in Socorro County, New Mexico, United States.Its population was 149 as of the 2010 census. Topics and series. Rio Nutrias is a 35-mile-long (56 km)[5] westward-flowing stream originating on the north slope of Canjilón Mountain in the Carson National Forest, in Rio Arriba County, New Mexico, United States. Get this from a library! Rio de las Nutrias, Nutrias Creek. Called La Vega de Las Nutrias, or meadow of the beavers, it was a welcome paraje, or stopping place, for caravans on the Camino Real. Its population was 149 as of the 2010 census. Es el único mustélido que no vive en madrigueras o guaridas y puede estar toda su vida … Coordinates • elevation. Native name: Ojotepo, Pajapaana: Location; Country: United States: State: New Mexico: Region: Rio Arriba County: City: Las Nutrias: Physical characteristics; Source • location: North slope of Canjilón Mountain, Carson National Forest • coordinates • elevation: 10,544 ft (3,214 m) Mouth: Confluence with the Rio Chama • coordinates. Rio Nutrias is tributary to the Rio Chama which it joins about 3-mile-long (4.8 km) below El Vado Reservoir in Rio Arriba County, in northern New Mexico. para Hist. Programa de Doctorado en Ciencias Biológicas. [1], Unincorporated community in New Mexico, United States, ‡This populated place also has portions in an adjacent county or counties, "2010 Census Gazetteer Files - Places: New Mexico", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Las_Nutrias,_New_Mexico&oldid=940561415, Census-designated places in Socorro County, New Mexico, Short description is different from Wikidata, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 13 February 2020, at 07:15. [Juliana de Abreu Vianna; Sylvain Wielfrid Faugeron; Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile. 6,653 ft … New Mexico State Road 304 passes through the community.. Geography. Mex.,2d ser., i, 1854, p. 426: "Aqui tienen las nutrias hechos con palizades tales tanques, que representan a primera vista un rio mas que mediano - here have the beavers made with sticks such ponds that they look at first sight like a river larger than usual"; the reference being of course to the damming of the stream by these animals. Aunque la nutria marina es un mamífero que apareció recientemente, ésta puede habitar en el océano durante todas las etapas de su vida. This Rio Nutrias is not to be confused with the Rio Nutrias that is tributary to the Rio San Antonio, or Rio Nutria that is tributary to the Zuni River. [6], This article is about Rio Nutrias, tributary to, 2010 Waterbody Report for Rio Nutrias (Rio Chama to Headwaters), "The Diary and Itinerary of Fathers Dominguez and Escalante", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Rio_Nutrias&oldid=985855267, Articles containing undetermined-language text, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 28 October 2020, at 10:27. [1] New Mexico State Road 304 passes through the community. Las Nutrias is located at 34°28′36″N 106°46′14″W / 34.4767305°N 106.7705812°W / 34.4767305; -106.7705812. Evolución de la nutria marina. La nutria gigante es mucho más larga aunque es más liviana. [8], The Rio Nutrias passes through the village of Las Nutrias (variant name is Nutrias) at the Highway 84 crossing. Doc. [2] According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the community has an area of 0.966 square miles (2.50 km2), all of it land. Erected by New Mexico Historic Preservation Division. Historia evolutiva, filogeografía y genética de poblaciones de las nutrias de Sudamérica. "[1] In his dictionary of New Mexico and Southern Colorado Spanish, Rubén Cobos also translates the contemporary Spanish word nutria for otter, as meaning beaver in the archaic Spanish that persists in the region from the earliest settlers since 1598. Las Nutrias is located at According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the community has an area of 0.966 square miles (2.50 km 2), all of it land.. References Eighteenth century attempts at settlement in this region failed, but by 1860 the current village had been established and a church had been built by the new settlers. [6], Not surprisingly, the river is excellent habitat for beavers (Castor canadensis). [9] It enters Nutrias Canyon in its last couple miles before its confluence with the Rio Chama. Las Nutrias is an unincorporated community and census-designated place in Socorro County, New Mexico, United States. Rio Nutrias is archaic sixteenth and seventeenth century Spanish (primarily rural Castilian) for "beavers river". Mención Ecología.]