Sierra Tontal tuco-tuco

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Sierra Tontal tuco-tuco
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia
Family: Ctenomyidae
Genus: Ctenomys
Species: C. tulduco
Binomial name
Ctenomys tulduco
Thomas, 1921

The Sierra Tontal tuco-tuco (Ctenomys tulduco) is a species of rodent in the family Ctenomyidae.[2] It is known only from a small locality in the Sierra del Tontal, San Juan Province, west central Argentina.


  1. ^ Bidau, C.; Lessa, E. & Ojeda, R. (2008). "Ctenomys tulduco". The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. IUCN. 2008: e.T136826A4344203. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2008.RLTS.T136826A4344203.en. Retrieved 12 January 2018. 
  2. ^ Woods, C.A.; Kilpatrick, C.W. (2005). "Infraorder Hystricognathi". In Wilson, D.E.; Reeder, D.M. Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed.). Johns Hopkins University Press. p. 1570. ISBN 978-0-8018-8221-0. OCLC 62265494.