Taxon profile


Dasyprocta Illiger, 1811

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Mammalia - mammals »  order Rodentia - rodents »  family Dasyproctidae - agoutis and acuchis

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Intertaxon relationships

predator: Puma concolor (Linnaeus, 1771) - Puma

parasite: Echinococcus oligarthrus (Diesing, 1863), Echinococcus vogeli Rausch & Bernstein, 1972

Included taxa

Number of records: 11

species Dasyprocta azarae Lichtenstein, 1823 - Azara's Agouti

Dasyprocta azarae - Azara's Agouti

species Dasyprocta coibae Thomas, 1902 - Coiban Agouti
species Dasyprocta cristata (É. Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire, 1803) - Crested Agouti
species Dasyprocta fuliginosa Wagler, 1832 - Black Agouti

Dasyprocta fuliginosa - Black Agouti

species Dasyprocta guamara Ojasti, 1972 - Orinoco Agouti

Dasyprocta guamara - Orinoco Agouti

species Dasyprocta kalinowskii Thomas, 1897 - Kalinowski's Agouti
species Dasyprocta leporina (Linnaeus, 1758) - Brazilian Agouti

Dasyprocta leporina - Brazilian Agouti

species Dasyprocta mexicana Saussure, 1860 - Mexican Agouti
species Dasyprocta prymnolopha Wagler, 1831 - Black-rumped Agouti

Dasyprocta prymnolopha - Black-rumped Agouti

species Dasyprocta punctata Gray, 1842 - Central American Agouti

Dasyprocta punctata - Central American Agouti

species Dasyprocta ruatanica Thomas, 1901 - Ruatan Island Agouti

Dasyprocta ruatanica - Ruatan Island Agouti

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