Tayassu pecari Link 1795 (white-lipped peccary)

Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Tayassuidae

Alternative combination: Sus pecari

Belongs to Tayassu according to R. P. Dutra et al. 2017

See also Agnarsson and May-Collado 2008, Gasparini 2013, Palmer 1897, Wilson and Reeder 1993 and Wright 1998

Sister taxa: Tayassu edensis, Tayassu niger, Tayassu patira, Tayassu tajacu

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore-omnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Argentina (3 collections), Brazil (5), Colombia (1), Panama (1), Peru (1)

Total: 11 collections each including a single occurrence

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