Hydrochoerus


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Noun1.Hydrochoerus - a genus of HydrochoeridaeHydrochoerus - a genus of Hydrochoeridae    
mammal genus - a genus of mammals
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Estudio citogenetico (Bandeos Cy NOR) em Hydrochoerus hydrocahaeris hydrochaeris e Hydrochoerus hydrocahaeris isthmius (Hydrochoeridae) presentes en Venezuela.
Information per species on total average weight of meat (dried, salted and chilled) of capybara Hydrochoerus hydrochaeris and cayman (Melanosuchus niger and/or Caiman crocodilus crocodilus) was obtained from the salespeople themselves.
Aim of this assay is to study the anatomy of the lymphatic system of the capybara (Hydrochoerus hydrochaeris).
A capivara (Hydrochoerus hydrochaeris) e um herbivoro semiaquatico, que se distribui em toda a America do Sul (com excecao do Chile e de areas de elevada altitude) e se estende ate o Panama (YAI et al., 2008; EISENBERG & REDFORD, 1999).
Medium to large mammals found at the study sites include wild marsh deer (Blastocerus dichotomus), capybara (Hydrochoerus hydrochaeris), pampas fox (Lycalopex gymnocercus), Geoffroy's cat (Oncifelis geoffroyi), cattle, horses, and dogs.
De acuerdo a investigaciones realizadas en el laboratorio de Anatomia de la Facultad de Ciencias Veterinarias de la Universidad Central de Venezuela (UCV), se han obtenido hallazgos que soportan la hipotesis propuesta por Ginther [18] en especies tales como el chiguire (Hydrochoerus hydrochaeris), pecari de collar (Tayassu tajaccu) y ovejas (Ovis aries), en las cuales se encontraron evidencias de un sistema de vasos arteriales que interconectan las ramificaciones de las ramas ovaricas y uterina de la arteria ovarica atravesando la vena uteroovarica [26, 29, 30].
En algunas especies se observo preferencia de ambientes y evitacion de otros: el carpincho (Hydrochoerus hydrochaeris) y el lobito de rio (Lontra longicaudis) mostraron una marcada seleccion positiva por el embalse (Ei = 0.99 para ambos), y el caraya (Alouatta caraya) hacia el monte (Ei = 0.99).
The observed abundance of some species in the Pantanal habitats reveals that only a few species are common--for example the capybara Hydrochoerus hydrochaeris, the crab-eating fox Cerdocyon thous, and the flat-faced fruit-eating bat Artibeus planirostris--whereas some are rare or intrinsically rare--for example, the bush dog Speothos venaticus (Alho et al., 1988, 1989; Mamede and Alho, 2006; Alho, 2005a, 2008; Teixeira et al., 2009).
Natural infection with zoonotic subtype of Cryptosporidium parvum in Capybara (Hydrochoerus hydrochaeris) from Brazil.
Brisson, 1762): rejected For nomenclatural purposes, with the conservation of the mammalian generic names for Philander (Marsupialia), Pteropus (Chiroptera), Glis, Cuniculus and Hydrochoerus (Rodentia), Meles, Lutra and Hyaena (Carnivora), Tapirus (Perissodactyla), Tragulus and Giraffa (Artiodactyla).
A partir de estos resultados se amplio en un 58% la lista de mamiferos medianos y grandes propuesta para esta region, estableciendo los primeros registros de Puma concolor (Linnaeus, 1771), Puma yaguarondi (Lacepede, 1809), Leopardus colocolo (Desmarest, 1816) e Hydrochoerus hydrochaeris (Linnaeus, 1766).
A study carried out in the Pantanal of Rio Negro, between April 2003 and March 2004, showed that the porco-monteiro was the second most abundant mammal in the survey, second only to capybara Hydrochoerus hydrochaeris Linnaeus, 1766 (Mamede, 2004).