Replica Patagonian Cavy Skull

SKU: TQ-256
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Patagonian Cavy Skull - The Patagonian cavy, also called the Patagonian mara, inhabits the pampas grasslands of central and southern Argentina. This large rodent has the appearance of a large short-eared rabbit. Cavies are herbivores, feeding on various grasses and herbs. Patagonian cavy populations are declining due to habitat destruction and competition with introduced European hares.
Skull Length: 13cm (5.1in)
Origin: South America


real replica Replica
catalog type Catalog Product
skeleton type Skull
common class Mammals
scientific class Mammalia
scientific order Rodentia
scientific family Caviidae
scientific genus Dilichotis
scientific species patagonum