Cuniculus paca


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Noun1.Cuniculus paca - large burrowing rodent of South America and Central AmericaCuniculus paca - large burrowing rodent of South America and Central America; highly esteemed as food
gnawer, rodent - relatively small placental mammals having a single pair of constantly growing incisor teeth specialized for gnawing
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pardalis, prey species were Cuniculus paca, Dasyprocta mexicana, and Dasypus novemcinctus; for L.
compared to other hystricomorph, such as Myoprocta pratti, Cavia porcellus, Galea musteloides, Dolichotis patagonum, Myocastor coypus, Erethizon dorsatum, Hystrix africaeaustralis, and Cuniculus paca (Rowlands, Tam, & Kleiman, 1970; Challis, Heap, & Illingworth, 1971; Tam, 1973; Louis, Somes, Pryor, & Blankenship, 1986; Van Aarde & Potgieter, 1986; Jakubicka, Barta, Nitray, & Szeleszczukova, 1989; Barta & Jakubicka, 1991; Sweitzer & Holcombre, 1993; Van Wyk, Van Aarde, & Louw, 1994; Ribeiro et al.
The lowland paca Cuniculus paca is an example of a large Neotropical game mammal that is hard to capture, mainly because of its nocturnal and cryptic habits, remaining in burrows underground during the day.
Las caracteristicas de las superficies articulares observadas entre el radio y la ulna, sumados al amplio espacio interoseo, dan margen para que los movimientos de supinacion y pronacion sean posibles, como sucede en otros roedores como Agouti paca (7) y Cuniculus paca (14).
La mayor produccion de carne se obtuvo a partir seis especies de mamiferos, estas son: Pecari tajacu (540 kg), Cuniculus paca (444 kg), Dasypus novemcinctus (308 kg), Tapirus bairdii (200 kg), Mazama temama (162 kg) y Tayassu pecari (120 kg).
Ardilla -- Erethizontidae Coendou rufescens Puerco espin -- Dinomydae Dinomys branickii Guagua loba 2 Dasyproctidae Dasiprocta punctata Guatin 1 Cuniculidae Cuniculus taczanwoski Capotera He 1 (*) Cuniculus paca Rayona -- LAGOMORPHA Leporidae Silvilagus sp.
20) determino la duracion de las fases del ciclo estral en Cuniculus paca caracterizadas por diferentes tipo de respuestas organicas que se presentan en el proestro (10,3 [+ or -] 4,21dias), estro (1,05 [+ or -] 0,22 dias), metaestro (5,6 [+ or -] 3,87 dias) y diestro (14,7 [+ or -] 4,57 dias).
Los adultos, aunque expresan capturar en algunas oportunidades al roedor, indican que sus principales intereses en la caceria estan orientados a taxones con mayor biomasa como es el caso de Cuniculus paca (guagua), Tayassu pecari (tatabro) y Tayassu tajacu (zaino).
First cranial evidence and documented occurrence of Cuniculus paca (Rodentia, Cuniculidae) for the Humid Chaco region of Argentina.