Southern Mountain Cavy

Southern Mountain Cavy

name = Southern Mountain Cavy

status = LR/lc
status_system = iucn2.3
regnum = Animalia
phylum = Chordata
classis = Mammalia
ordo = Rodentia
familia = Caviidae
genus = "Microcavia"
species = "M. australis"
binomial = "Microcavia australis"
binomial_authority = (I. Geoffroy & d'Orbigny, 1833)
synonyms =
The Southern Mountain Cavy ("Microcavia australis") is a species of rodent in the Caviidae family. It is found in Argentina, Bolivia, and Chile.


* Baillie, J. 1996. [ Microcavia australis] . [ 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. ] Downloaded on 30 July 2007.

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