Hydrochoeridae


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Related to Hydrochoeridae: Carpincho, Hydrochaeris
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Noun1.Hydrochoeridae - capybara
mammal family - a family of mammals
genus Hydrochoerus, Hydrochoerus - a genus of Hydrochoeridae
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Nevertheless, some larger mammals have also been mentioned as potential prey in the diet of this species: armadillos (Cingulata, Dasypodidae), coypu Myocastor coypus (Rodentia, Myocastoridae), capybara Hydrochoerus hydrochaeris (Rodentia, Hydrochoeridae), white eared opossum Didelphis albiventris (Didelphimorphia, Didelphidae) and Andean hog-nosed skunk Conepatus chinga (Carnivora, Mephitidae) (Colares lares and Waldemarin, 2000; Quintela and Gatti, 2009; Quintela et al., 2008, 2012).
The influence of environmental variables on capybaras (Hydrochoerus hydrochaeris: Rodentia, Hydrochoeridae) detectability in anthropogenic environments of southeastern Brazil.