Myoprocta Thomas 1903 (acouchi)

Mammalia - Rodentia - Dasyproctidae

Parent taxon: Dasyproctidae according to T. S. Palmer 1904

Sister taxa: Alloiomys, Australoprocta, Dasyprocta, Incamys, Mesoprocta, Microscleromys, Neoreomys

Subtaxa: Myoprocta acouchy Myoprocta milleri Myoprocta pratti

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Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Brazil (1 collection), Peru (1)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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