Myocastor coypus


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Noun1.Myocastor coypus - aquatic South American rodent resembling a small beaverMyocastor coypus - aquatic South American rodent resembling a small beaver; bred for its fur
gnawer, rodent - relatively small placental mammals having a single pair of constantly growing incisor teeth specialized for gnawing
genus Myocastor, Myocastor - a genus of Capromyidae
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A study was also carried out with coypu (Myocastor coypus) fetuses that showed that 60 day-old fetuses are the same as the equivalent human fetus (Felipe et al).
Relationship between muscle fibre characteristics and meat sensory properties in three nutria (Myocastor coypus) colour types.
Por ultimo, se analiza el papel que cumplen en el paisaje rural los ambientes artificiales tales como canalizaciones, zanjas a los costados de caminos y aguadas/taj amares sobre la actividad de los coipos (Myocastor coypus).
The mammal, full name Myocastor coypus, is a semiaquatic rodent native to South America.
Dentro de esta pueden mencionarse como los mas destacados al carpincho (Hydrochoerus hydrochaeris) y el coipo (Myocastor coypus).
gouazoubira Juquia V-2015 Myocastor coypus Mogi das Cruzes VIII-2016 Hydrochoerus Sao Paulo VII-2005; hydrochaeris (6) XII-2012; VI, XI-2013 H.
In the literature, there is no information on the progesterone changes during the pregnancy of Dasyprocta sp., compared to other hystricomorph, such as Myoprocta pratti, Cavia porcellus, Galea musteloides, Dolichotis patagonum, Myocastor coypus, Erethizon dorsatum, Hystrix africaeaustralis, and Cuniculus paca (Rowlands, Tam, & Kleiman, 1970; Challis, Heap, & Illingworth, 1971; Tam, 1973; Louis, Somes, Pryor, & Blankenship, 1986; Van Aarde & Potgieter, 1986; Jakubicka, Barta, Nitray, & Szeleszczukova, 1989; Barta & Jakubicka, 1991; Sweitzer & Holcombre, 1993; Van Wyk, Van Aarde, & Louw, 1994; Ribeiro et al., 2012).
Segundo Tortato (2008), foram registradas 25 especies de mamiferos nativos, incluidas em 16 familias: Didelphis albiventris, Dasypus novemcinctus, Cabassous tatouay, Tamandua tetradactyla, Alouata guariba, Sapajus nigritus, Cerdocyon thous, Leopardus pardalis, Leopardus tigrinus, Leopardus wiedii, Eira barbara, Nasua nasua, Procyon cancrivorus, Pecari tajacu, Mazama guazoubira, Mazama nana, Akodon sp., Oligoryzomys nigripes, Oryzomys russatus, Thaptomys nigrita, Hydrochoerus hydrochaeris, Sphiggurus villosus, Cuniculus paca, Dasyprocta azarae, Myocastor coypus. Entre os mamiferos selvagens exoticos foi registrado Lepus europeus, Sus scrofa e a especie asselvajada Sus scrofa domestica.
especificos (Rhea americana, Anatidae, Myocastor coypus y Chaetophractus villosus); los restantes datos provienen de los valores de [delta][sup.13]Ccol.
The adrenal glands found in SYT cavies follow the topographic localization described in wild rodents as Lagostomus maximus (Ribes et al., 1999), Myocastor coypus (Machado et al., 2002; Culau et al., 2008), Dasyprocta agouti (Neves et al., 2007), Cavia porcellus (Cooper and Schiller, 1975), domestic animals as dogs, cats and horses (Reece, 2005) besides the humans (Kempna and Fluck, 2008).
In this study, we assessed the prevalence of HEV RNA among wild boars (Sus scrofa), deer (Cervus elaphus), rabbits (Oryctolagus cuniculus), and coypu (Myocastor coypus) and, thus, the potential for these animals to act as sources of HEV infection for persons living in the Midi-Pyrenees area.
(33) El Myocastor coypus es un roedor acuatico que habita diferentes lagos y lagunas de Sudamerica.