Representatives silver nutria is also called Argentee. Origin of species took its origin in the early stages of crossing conventional standard nutria with white Italian, and later with the cream of the animal. The result secured reproduction, seemingly conventional nutria, which possessed genes of Italian and beige pets and had a pearl, white and light green or solar to dye wool coat.
Uses breed popular among manufacturers of skin coat products because nutria pelt silver looks very beautiful and unusual.
For its own conformation characteristics, pets have similar colors: dark gray (rather dull compared to other varieties of colors), the main color, other woolen hairs (which is shorter) are heterogeneous, swaying from light gray and dark gray, blue or blackish shades, underfur often come across an ordinary brown.