tuco-tuco

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tuco-tuco

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In South America, a burrowing rodent, the tuco-tuco, or Ctenomys, is even more subterranean in its habits than the mole; and I was assured by a Spaniard, who had often caught them, that they were frequently blind; one which I kept alive was certainly in this condition, the cause, as appeared on dissection, having been inflammation of the nictitating membrane.
Histochemical and morphometric analyses of the musculature of the forelimb of the subterranean rodent Ctenomys talarum (octodontoidea).
Euneomys chinchilloides y los caviomorfos Microcavia australis y Ctenomys magellanicus (familias Caviidae y Ctenomyidae) fueron encontrados solamente en las egagropilas de las aves rapaces (Tabla 1).
Dispersal of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi and dark septate endophytes by Ctenomys cf.
Ctenomys, comadrejas, murcielagos, etc), seria tambien de relevancia para conocer si existe circulacion de este parasito en el medio silvestre.
Hajduk y Albornoz (1999) atribuyen la alta proporcion de craneos y mandibulas articulados de Ctenomys sp.
Mounting a specific immune response increases energy expenditure of the subterranean rodent Ctenomys talarum (tuco-tuco): implications for intraspecific and interspecific variation in immunological traits.
Elements Chaco itself may include: the lonely pig Catagonus wagneri the corechi Tolypeutes matacus , blind or coserverE[bar] pichi Chlamyphorus = Calyptophractus retusus , armadillo Chaetophractus villosus , the hare of salt Dolichotis salinicola and cujuchi connoveri Ctenomys .
FP Sub-family hydrochaerinae Hydrochoerus hydrochaeris (Linnaeus, 1766) FP Ctenomyidae Ctenomys torquatus Lichtenstein, 1830 SH Myocastoridae Myocastor coypus (Molina, 1782) CT, V
venustus O 8 43 5 37 Graomys centralis H - 1 - - Cricetidae s/d 8 11 - 2 Ctenomys sp.