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Noun1.Tapirus - type genus of the TapiridaeTapirus - type genus of the Tapiridae    
mammal genus - a genus of mammals
family Tapiridae, Tapiridae - tapirs and extinct related forms
tapir - large inoffensive chiefly nocturnal ungulate of tropical America and southeast Asia having a heavy body and fleshy snout
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In the Parque Estadual da Serra do Cabral, mammal species such as Tapirus terrestris (Linnaeus, 1758), Dasyprocta sp.
This condition was the opposite of that observed for Dasypus novemcinctus and Tapirus terrestris (Ascensao et al., 2017).
leprae by PCR, including one margay (Leopardus wiedii), two lowland tapirs (Tapirus terrestris), two capuchin monkeys (Sapajus apella), and one owl monkey (Aotus trivirgatus).
2010: Influence of extrinsic variables on activity and habitat selection of lowland tapirs (Tapirus terrestris) in the coastal sand plain shrub, southern Brazil.
Tapirus terrestris, Tayassu pecari and Cuniculus paca were the species more associated with proximity to a water resource.
Pero tambien se ha resaltado la importancia de otros mamiferos que se distribuyen en el borde oriental andino, los piedemontes y las llanuras amazonica y/o chaquena, como es el caso de otros cervidos (Pudu sp.) (Grenon 1922) y los tapiridos (Tapirus terrestris y T.