Hydrochoerus hydrochaeris


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Noun1.Hydrochoerus hydrochaeris - pig-sized tailless South American amphibious rodent with partly webbed feetHydrochoerus hydrochaeris - pig-sized tailless South American amphibious rodent with partly webbed feet; largest living rodent
gnawer, rodent - relatively small placental mammals having a single pair of constantly growing incisor teeth specialized for gnawing
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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.
Molecular evidence of orthopoxvirus DNA in capybara (Hydrochoerus hydrochaeris) stool samples.
In those areas have warm-blooded animals of the local fauna, such as an expressive population of Hydrochoerus hydrochaeris (capybaras) that come into contact with water, and at the time this occurred, the source water may have been contaminated by pathogens or disease producing bacteria or viruses which can also exist in fecal material, even in dry or rainy seasons (Table 4).
El carpincho, capibara o chiguire (Hydrochoerus hydrochaeris) es una especie de roedor de la familia de los cavidos.
leporina), el chiguire (Hydrochoerus hydrochaeris) y los monos (Alouatta caraya, Cebus apella, C.
Labruna, "Rickettsial Infection in Amblyomma Cajennense Ticks and Capybaras (Hydrochoerus Hydrochaeris) in a Brazilian Spotted Fever-Endemic Area," Parasites & Vectors, vol.
4,6,7 e 10-13 RODENTIA--Caviidae Hydrochoerus hydrochaeris 2 e 13 (Linnaeus, 1766) RODENTIA--Dasyproctidae Dasyprocta azarae (Lichtenstein, 8 e 13 ORDER/FAMILY/Speries Global Methods PILOSA--Myrmecophagidae Myrmecophaga tridactyla VU T (Linnaeus, 1758) Tamandua tetradactyla D (Linnaeus, 1758) CINGULATA--Dasypodidae Cabassous unicinctus B, D (Linnaeus, 1758) Dasypus novemcinctus B, T (Linnaeus, 1758) Priodontes maximus (Kerr, 1792) VU B, T PRIMATES--Cebidae Sapajus libidinosus (Spix, 1823) D, T PRIMATES- Atelidae Alouatta caraya (Humboldt, 1812) D PRIMATES--Callithrichidae Callithrix penicillata (E.
Morphological characterization of the liver of "capybara" (Hydrochoerus hydrochaeris).