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Coipo, Coypu

Myocastor coypus


Large, herbivorous, semiaquatic rodent and the only member of the family Myocastoridae.


Native to subtropical and temperate South America, it has since been introduced to North America, Europe, Asia, and Africa.

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1 Comment

Leuba Ridgway
Leuba Ridgway 9 years ago

very nice ! - I like pic #2.

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Cartagena, V Región de Valparaíso, Chile

Spotted on Aug 15, 2011
Submitted on Dec 23, 2011

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