Plagiodontia

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Plagiodontia
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia
Family: Capromyidae
Genus: Plagiodontia
F. Cuvier, 1836

Plagiodontia is a genus of rodent in the family Capromyidae. The name Plagiodontia means "oblique tooth" in Greek.

This genus contains the following four species (three of them extinct):