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a.1.(Zool.) Of or pertaining to the Octodontidæ, a family of rodents which includes the coypu, and many other South American species.
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ALLEN, J.A., 1914.- New South American bats and a new octodont. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History, 33 (29): 381-389.
Ecological notes on the fossorial Octodont rodent Spalacopus cyanus (Molina).