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Northern mountain viscacha
Lagidium peruanum
MEYEN, 1833

Photo by: R. Mantei
Additional images here: www.biolib.cz

Number of Subspecies:07 (?)
Information Source for Taxanomy:Wilson, Don E./Reeder DeeAnn (2005): Mammal species of the world: a taxonomic and geographic reference, Edition 1
Head-Torso-Length:30 - 45 cm
Tail length:20 - 40 cm
IUCN status:LC (Least Concern)

Current Holdings
  • Schönebeck (Tiergarten Bierer Berg) 
    Number: 1
    other EAZA countries