Dasyprocta


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Dasyprocta

(das'ē-prok'tă),
A genus of rodents of the guinea pig family, a reservoir host of Trypanosoma cruzi.
[G. dasyprōktos, having hairy buttocks]
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7 Oxymycterus paramensis Phyllotis osilae Rhipidomys gardneri 7 7 Thomasomys aureus 7 7 Thomasomys notatus (^) 7 Cavidae Cavia tschudii Dasyproctidae Dasyprocta variegata 1, 2, 5 Cuniculidae Cuniculus taczanowskii 1, 2, 5 5 Echimyidae Dactylomys sp.
Solamente cuatro mostraron indices de abundancia significativamente diferentes entre estaciones: Dasypus novemcinctus Linnaeus, 1758 (armadillo de nueve bandas), Euphractus sexcinctus (Linnaeus, 1758) (armadillo de seis bandas), Dasyprocta azarae Lichtenstein, 1823 (aguti) y Tapirus terrestris (Linnaeus, 1758) (tapir).
Agouti paca, Dasyprocta azarae) y armadillos (Paviolo, 2010; Paviolo et al.
In contrast, in the semi-evergreen forest, there were more records of medium-sized prey, such as Cuniculus paca, Dasyprocta mexicana, and Dasypus novemcinctus.
vivoi Percequillo, 45, 54 VS Hinst-Zaher and Bonvicino Chaetomys 61, 62 R(1, 14) subspinosus Olfers Coendou insidiosus 63 R(14) Olfers Cuniculus paca 5, 7, 57, R(1, 2, 3, 4) (Linnaeus) 64, 75 Dasyprocta azarae 5, 7 R(3, 4) Lichtenstein D.
Oligoryzomys nigripes, Oryzomys russatus, Thaptomys nigrita, Hydrochoerus hydrochaeris, Sphiggurus villosus, Cuniculus paca, Dasyprocta azarae, Myocastor coypus.
En la asociacion con el componente, se comprobo que los mamiferos son los de mayor uso de carne para alimentacion (Sylvilagus brasiliensis y Dasyprocta spp.
Silvius and Fragoso (2003) captured agoutis Dasyprocta leporina on Maraca Island in the Brazilian Amazon with the aid of hunting dogs trained by local residents, and they noted that this method was the only one to be efficient enough to locate a large number of animals.
The most traded species reported in all regions are Cuniculus paca (Spotted Paca), Dasyprocta punctate (Picure), Hydrochoerus hydrochaeris (Capybara), Pecari tajacu (Collared Peccary), Dasypus novemcinctus (Nine-banded Armadillo), Cabassous centralis (Northern Naked-tailed Armadillo) and Dasypus kappleri (Greater Long-Nosed Armadillo).
Los que usaron bosque y matorral en una proporcion intermedia fueron Dasyprocta punctata, Didelphis marsupialis y Dasypus novemcinctus.
Geoffroy, 2 1806) Lagothrix lagotricha VU 2 (Humboldt, 1812) Callithrix (cebuella) LC 2 pygmaea * (Spix, 1823) Cebus albifrons versicolor EN 2 (Pucheran, 1845) Cebus apella (Linnaeus, 1758) LC 2 Cebus capucinus (Linnaeus, LC 2 1758) Saimiri sciureus (Linnaeus, LC 2 1758) Leontopithecus rosalia EN 1 (Linnaeus, 1766) Saguinus leucopus * (Gunther, EN (VU) 1 1877) Saguinus oedipus * (Linnaeus, CR (EN) 1 1758) Callicebus (torquatus) VU 2 medemi * (Hershkovitz, 1963) Coendou prehensilis LC (Linnaeus, 1758) Cuniculus paca (Linnaeus, LC 3 1766) Dasyprocta punctata (Gray, LC 3 1842) Dinomys branickii (Peters, VU (VU) 1873) Hydrochoerus hydrochaeris LC (Linnaeus, 1766) Sciurus (guerlinguetus) LC granatensis (Humboldt, 1811) Sciurus sp.