Caviidae


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Noun1.Caviidae - a family of Hystricomorpha
mammal family - a family of mammals
Hystricomorpha, suborder Hystricomorpha - an order of rodents including: porcupines; guinea pigs; chinchillas; etc.
Cavia, genus Cavia - type genus of the Caviidae: guinea pigs
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Gray, 1842 1 0.2 0.01 Mephitidae Conepatus semistriatus (Boddaert, 1785) 43 8.9 0.53 Mustelidae Galictis cuja (Molina, 1782) 4 0.8 0.04 Procyonidae Procyon cancrivorus 20 4.1 0.24 (Cuvier, 1798) Lagomorpha Leporidae Lepus europaeus Pallas, 1778 * 1 0.2 0.01 Rodentia (non identified species) 4 0.8 0.04 Caviidae Hydrochoerus hydrochaeris (Linnaeus, 1766) 13 2.7 0.16 Erethizontidae Coendou prehensilis (Linnaeus, 1758) 3 0.6 0.03 1.
Caviidae.--Los representantes de esta familia se caracterizaron por presentar un patron medular anastomosado reticular con bordes crenados, con una cuticula pavimentada, ondeada transversal, con escamas anchas y de bordes continuos (Fig.
Os padroes morfologicos de cuticula e medula, bem como as caracteristicas encontradas mais uteis para diferenciacao das especies de roedores das familias Caviidae, Cricetidae e Muridae ocorrentes na regiao dos pampas no Rio Grande do Sul estao sumarizados na chave de identificacao na Tabela 2.
315 Caviidae Cavia porcellus 7 Cervidae Hippocamelus antisensis 1 Canidae Canis familiaris 1 Osteichthyes N/I N/I 2 Gasteropoda Bulimullidae Scutalus sp.
Spix's yellow-toothed (SYT) cavy (Galea spixii, Wagler, 1831), the experimental model utilized in present research (Larcher, 1981; Oliveira et al., 2012) belongs to family Caviidae and subfamily Caviinae (Zappes et al., 2014), occurs in a wide variety of open habitats and can reproduce throughout year because females can support pregnancy even devoid ideal feeding conditions (Larcher, 1981).
The first capybaras (Rodentia, Caviidae, Hydrochoerinae) involved in the Great American Biotic Interchange.
The guinea pig (Cavia porcellus, Caviidae, Linnaeus, 1758) is a hystricomorph rodent, widely used as animal model for research development, especially that related to placentation (Miglino et al., 2004; Mess, 2007) and development of embryonic membranes (Oliveira et al., 2012; Vasconcelos et al., 2013), which have been studied by members of our research group.
Se capturaron en trampas seis mamiferos no voladores de cuatro ordenes: Didelphis pernigra (orden Didelphimorphia, familia Didelphidae), Cryptotis thomasi (orden Soricomorpha, familia Soricidae), Mustela frenata (orden Carnivora, familia Mustelidae), Cavia aperea (orden Rodentia, familia Caviidae).
Los analisis tafonomicos se realizaron de manera independiente para los roedores de las familias Caviidae y Ctenomiydae--roedores del infraorden Caviomorpha--y Cricetidae--subfamilia Sigmodontinae--.
En Venezuela, los pequenos mamiferos no voladores pertenecientes a los ordenes Didelphimorphia, Paucituberculata, Soricomorpha y Rodentia (familias Sciuridae, Heteromyidae, Cricetidae, Caviidae y Echimyidae) constituyen el 31% de la fauna de mamiferos documentada para el pais, con 19 especies endemicas (Sanchez-Hernandez y Lew, 2012), a las cuales hay que adicionar Cryptotis aroensis y C.