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American Beaver.jpg
North American beaver (Castor canadensis)
Scienteefic clessification
Kinrick: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Cless: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia
Faimily: Castoridae
Genus: Castor
Linnaeus, 1758

C. fiber – Eurasian beaver
C. canadensis – North American beaver
C. californicus

European beaver map.PNG
Distribution o C. fiber.
American beaver map.png
Distribution o C. canadensis.
Castor californicus map.PNG
Fossils o C. californicus

A beaver (genus: Castor) is a muckle rodent that bides in watter. Thare is twa kynds o beavers; Castor canadensis, fund in North Americae, an Castor fiber, fund in Eurasie. Thay are kent maist as ainimals that bigs thair ludges as timmer dams in burns.

A kynd o Shetland sheep wis kent as a beaver acause o its fine fur awfu lik doun that growed aneath lang, coorse hair.