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Mountain tapir
(Roulin's tapir)
Tapirus pinchaque
(Syn.: Tapirus roulini)
(ROULIN, 1829)

Photo by: J. Beilby
Additional images here: www.biolib.cz

Number of Subspecies:00
Information Source for Taxonomy:Wilson, Don E. / Mittermeier, Russell A. HANDBOOK OF THE MAMMALS OF THE WORLD; Vol. 2 - Hoofed Mammals, 2011
Head-Torso-Length:180 - 200 cm
Tail length:bis 10 cm
Weight:150 - 200 kg
IUCN status:EN (Endangered)

Current Holdings • Former Holdings
North America
  United States of America (2 Holding(s)):
  • Colorado Springs (Cheyenne Mountain Zoo) 
  • Los Angeles (Zoo) 
    Holding(s): 2
    South America
      Colombia (1 Holding(s)):
  • Cali (Zoologico de Cali) 
    Holding(s): 1