Capybara Skull - The capybara is the worlds largest rodent weighing up to 80kg (176 lbs.) This semi-aquatic species is native to South America where it occupies a variety of densely vegetated habitats. Capybara are capable of running as fast as a horse and will retreat to water when threatened. Capybara are hunted for their skin, oil and meat in much of their range.
Origin: South America
Average Skull Length: 26 cm (10.2 in)
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Capybara (Hydrochoerus hydrochaeris)