Robust tuco-tuco

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Robust tuco-tuco
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia
Family: Ctenomyidae
Genus: Ctenomys
Species: C. tuconax
Binomial name
Ctenomys tuconax
Thomas, 1925

The robust tuco-tuco (Ctenomys tuconax) is a species of rodent in the family Ctenomyidae. It is endemic to Argentina.


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