Dasyprocta aguti


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Noun1.Dasyprocta aguti - agile long-legged rabbit-sized rodent of Central America and South America and the West IndiesDasyprocta aguti - agile long-legged rabbit-sized rodent of Central America and South America and the West Indies; valued as food
gnawer, rodent - relatively small placental mammals having a single pair of constantly growing incisor teeth specialized for gnawing
Dasyprocta, genus Dasyprocta - type genus of the Dasyproctidae: agoutis
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5) fueron similares a los obtenidos en Dasyprocta aguti (L: 4.
In Latin America coypu, Hydrochaeris hydrochaeris (capibara or carpincho), Agouti paca (paca) and Dasyprocta aguti (agouti) are hystricognaths species of high economical value.