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Dasyprocta Illiger 1811 (agouti)

Osteichthyes - Rodentia - Dasyproctidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 105149

Full reference: C. Illiger. 1811. Prodromus Systematis Mammalium et Avium

Parent taxon: Dasyproctidae according to L. O. Salles et al. 2006

Sister taxa: Alloiomys, Australoprocta, Incamys, Mesoprocta, Microscleromys, Myoprocta, Neoreomys

Subtaxa: Dasyprocta leporina, Dasyprocta punctata

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Ecology: scansorial insectivore