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What is the name of the largest rodent species found in South America?



A. Moose
B. Calypara
C. Capybara
D. Catybara

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Asked by Spil, Last updated: Jan 24, 2020

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A. Ameli

Answered Sep 06, 2017

Capybara is the name of the largest rodent species found in South America. They are native to South America such as Brazil, Colombia and Venezuela, and inhabit the savannas and dense forests. Its scientific name is Hydrochoerus which translates to “water hog”. This name was given to them because of the fact that they live near bodies of water such as swamps, marshes, ponds, rivers, lakes and streams and they spend much of their time in the water than in land. They are herb...Read More
 

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Spil

Answered Aug 18, 2017

Capybara
 

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