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Cuniculus Brisson 1762 (caviomorph)

Mammalia - Glires - Cuniculidae

Synonym: Agouti Lacépède 1799 [objective synonym]

Full reference: M. J. Brisson. 1762. Regnum Animale in classes IX distributum, sive synopsis methodica, Ed. 2

Parent taxon: Cuniculidae according to B. Ríos-Uzeda et al. 2004

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Cuniculus paca, Cuniculus taczanowskii

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Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore