Real Guinea Pig Skull

SKU: SM-617-A


Guinea Pig Skull - The guinea pig, native to South America, has long been used in labs and as a popular household pet. Brought to Europe in the 1600's, the guinea pig is believed to have been domesticated over 3000 years ago. A rodent, the guinea pig primarily feeds on vegetation, seeds and berries. There are 8 species of guinea pigs found in the wild. Most domestic guinea pigs fall within the species Cavia porcellus.
Average Skull Length: 7.5cm (2.9in)
Origin: South America


real replica Real
catalog type Catalog Product
skeleton type Skull
condition A Quality
common class Mammals
scientific class Mammalia
scientific order Rodentia
scientific family Caviidae
scientific genus Cavia
scientific species porcellus