Dolichotis


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Noun1.Dolichotis - maras
mammal genus - a genus of mammals
Caviidae, family Caviidae - a family of Hystricomorpha
Dolichotis patagonum, mara - hare-like rodent of the pampas of Argentina
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Dolichotis patagonum esta clasificada como especie Casi amenazada (IUCN, 2008) dada su tendencia poblacional negativa (disminuye a una tasa cercana al 30% cada diez anos), habiendo desaparecido poblaciones enteras en algunos sectores del pais (Diaz y Ojeda, 2000).
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.
Elements Chaco itself may include: the lonely pig Catagonus wagneri the corechi Tolypeutes matacus , blind or coserverE[bar] pichi Chlamyphorus = Calyptophractus retusus , armadillo Chaetophractus villosus , the hare of salt Dolichotis salinicola and cujuchi connoveri Ctenomys .
There are three subfamilies, including Dolichotinae (Pocock, 1922) with one genus, Dolichotis (Desmarest, 1820); Caviinae (Gray 1821) with three genus: Galea (Meyen, 1831), Microcavia (Gervais and Ameghino, 1880) and Cavia (Pallas, 1766); and Hydrochoerinae (Gray, 1825) with two genus, Hydrochoerus (Brisson, 1762) and Kerodon (Cuvier, 1825).
En especial para aquellas especies en peligro que hayan sufrido un alto grado de fragmentacion del habitat, como el caso de Pseudalopex griseus, Oncifelis geoffroyi o Dolichotis patagonum.
Los roedores se hallan en abundancia: Dolichotis patagonum (mara), Lagostomus maximus (vizcacha) y especies de menor tamano: Microcavia australis y Galea musteloides (cuises o cuyes), entre otros (Braun y Mares 1995; Roig 1972).
Warrens of Dolichotis patagonum as resource for other vertebrates in Peninsula Valdes.
They found out that most caviomorph species are cursorial, and pacing is disadvantageous for most species, which are short-legged, but advantageous for long-legged ones, like Dolichotis.
To date, six species of Trichuris have been reported from Argentina, one of these in Caviidae (Trichuris dolichotis Morini, Boero and Rodriguez, 1955), two in Ctenomyidae (T bursacaudata Suriano and Navone, 1994, T pampeana Suriano and Navone, 1994), and the others in Cricetidae (T.
The case of mara Dolichotis patagonum (Caviidae: Rodentia).
La informacion disponible para el orden Rodentia, con excepcion de aquella de Dolichotis patagonum, proviene principalmente del analisis de egaropilas de una unica rapaz, A.