Orinoco agouti

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Orinoco agouti
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia
Family: Dasyproctidae
Genus: Dasyprocta
Species: D. guamara
Binomial name
Dasyprocta guamara
Ojasti, 1972[2]

The Orinoco agouti (Dasyprocta guamara) is a species of rodent in the family Dasyproctidae. It is endemic to Delta Amacuro in Venezuela, where found in areas with rainforest or mangrove.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Ochoa, J. & Rivas, B. (2008). "Dasyprocta guamara". The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. IUCN. 2008: e.T6282A12596159. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2008.RLTS.T6282A12596159.en. Retrieved 12 January 2018.
  2. ^ Ojasti, Juhani (1972). "Revisión preliminar de los Picures o Aguties de Venezuela (Rodentia, Dasyproctidae)" (PDF). Memoria de la Sociedad de Ciencias Naturales La Salle. 32 (93): 176–183.