Tucotuco - definition of tucotuco by The Free Dictionary
tucotuco (ˌtuːkəʊˈtuːkəʊ) or
(Animals) any of various colonial burrowing South American hystricomorph rodents of the genus Ctenomys, having long-clawed feet and a stocky body: family Ctenomyidae
[C19: of South American Indian origin]
References in periodicals archive
Geometric morphometric analysis of geographic variation in the Rio Negro tucotuco, Ctenomys rionegrensis (Rodentia: Ctenomyidae).
Genetic and geographic differentiation in the Rio Negro tucotuco (Ctenomys rionegrensis): Inferring the roles of migration and drift from multiple genetic markers.
Ctenomys talarum Thomas, 1898 es un tucotuco
de pequeno tamano (Redford y Eisenberg, 1992; Medina et al.