Rock cavy

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(Zool.) See Moco.

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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Vascular organization of the hystricomorph placenta: a comparative study in the agouti, capybara, guinea pig, paca and rock cavy. Placenta, 25: 438-448.
(2011) observed that the origin of the femoral nerve in the rock cavy (Kerodon rupestris) in general changed between the fourth, fifth, sixth and seventh lumbar spinal nerves, presenting symmetry at the source between the right and left antimeres in 80% and asymmetry in 20% of specimens, resembling in part the results obtained in this study.
In the rock cavy (Kerodon rupestris), Oliveira et al.
(2011) for the rock cavy (Kerodon rupestris) and for the rabbit in this study.
The most cited animals in this category were the three-banded armadillo, Spix's yellow-toothed cavy and rock cavy, which are commonly consumed as food by this community.
Species as the Southern tamandua, rock cavy, oncilla, Argentine Black and White Tegu, nine-banded armadillo and the three-banded armadillo are species endemic of the Caatinga and are the prime targets for hunters.