mountain paca

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Noun1.mountain paca - rodent of mountains of western South America
gnawer, rodent - relatively small placental mammals having a single pair of constantly growing incisor teeth specialized for gnawing
genus Stictomys, Stictomys - mountain pacas
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These include the rodent Mountain Paca Cuniculus taczanowskii (Stolzmann 1865), the Ocelot L.
Activity periods for Ocelot, Spectacled bear, White-tailed Deer, Andean Skunk, Mountain Paca, and Tayra were similar to those reported previously in the literature (Peyton 1980, Ludlow & Sunquist 1987, Castro 1993, Sheffield & Thomas 1997, Presley 2000, Donadio et al.
However, our data suggest that the Mountain Paca (medium mammal) appears to be an exception.