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Montane guinea pig
(Tschudi's cavy)**
Cavia tschudii**

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Number of Subspecies:08
Information Source for Taxanomy:Wilson, Don E. / Mittermeier, Russell A. HANDBOOK OF THE MAMMALS OF THE WORLD; Vol. 6 - Lagomorphs and Rodents I, 2016
Head-Torso-Length:22 - 27 cm
Weight:295 - 390 g
IUCN status:LC (Least Concern)

Former Holdings
  • Bayreuth (Tierpark Röhrensee) 
  • Neustrelitz (Tiergarten) 
  • Warder (Arche) 
    Number: 3
    other EAZA countries
  • Antwerpen (Zoo) 
    Number: 1