The tail leather of this beaver cousin looks like the lizard skin. However, its fat and matt texture allows a bigger versatility of use than the one of the reptile with four feet. The coypu, introduced in Europe in 19th century, is classified among pests today in several countries, in particular in France*. So, for once, no mood, please yourselves with a wristwatch in coypu tail. *For example, in 2002, the departments of Ain and Saône-et-Loire had priced the coypu tail.