Tayassu pecari


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Noun1.Tayassu pecari - blackish peccary with whitish cheeksTayassu pecari - blackish peccary with whitish cheeks; larger than the collared peccary
musk hog, peccary - nocturnal gregarious pig-like wild animals of North America and South America
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La dieta de los pecaries (Pecari tajacu y Tayassu pecari) en la region de Calakmul, Campeche, Mexico.
Previous studies reported the presence of Porcine Circovirus, Herpesvirus, Mycoplasma hyopneumoniae and Pasteurella multocida in Pecari tajacu and Tayassu pecari populations (CASTRO et al., 2014).
(1998) Home range and movement patterns of white-lipped peccary, Tayassu pecari herds in the northern Brazilian Amazon.
Los periodos prepatentes y patentes de las parasitemias producidas en el modelo murino fueron muy diferentes; asi mismo sus valores mas elevados variaron desde 2,5; 4,8 hasta 11,4 tripomastigotes x 105mL de sangre en los aislados de venado (Odocoileus virginianus), baquiro (Tayassu pecari) y zorro (Cerdocyon thous), respectivamente (TABLA II).
Tapirus terrestris, Tayassu pecari and Cuniculus paca were the species more associated with proximity to a water resource.
Para las especies grandes, se permite la caceria del sajino (Pecari tajacu Linnaeus) y la huangana (Tayassu pecari Link), limitada a cuatro individuos por cazador, de los cuales solo se podran comercializar tres.
The white-lipped peccary, Tayassu pecari, is considerably larger, weighing up to 85 pounds and typically forming into much larger packs, up to a hundred and more.
The Linhares-Sooretama block shelter several other threatened species both nationally and worldwide, such as the giant armadillo (Priodontes maximus Kerr, 1792), the tapir (Tapirus terrestris Linnaeus, 1758), the white-lipped peccary (Tayassu pecari Link, 1795), the thin-spined porcupine (Chaetomys subspinosus Olfers, 1818) and the red-billed curassow (Crax blumenbachii Spix, 1825), among several others.