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Branick's giant rat
(Pacarana)**
Dinomys branickii**
PETERS, 1873


Photo by: W. Dreier
   
Additional images here: www.biolib.cz

Number of Subspecies:00
Information Source for Taxanomy:Wilson, Don E./Reeder DeeAnn (2005): Mammal species of the world: a taxonomic and geographic reference, Vol. 1
 
Head-Torso-Length:73 - 79 cm
Tail length:ca. 10 cm
Weight:10 - 15 kg
IUCN status:LC (Least Concern)
 


Current Holdings
Germany
other EAZA countries