capybara

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Synonyms for capybara

pig-sized tailless South American amphibious rodent with partly webbed feet

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El carpincho puede vivir hasta 10 anos en cautiverio, los adultos miden aproximadamente 120 cm de longitud, 55 cm de altura y pesan de 40 a 70 kg.
No obstante, la mayoria de los estudios del sistema digestivo estan orientados principalmente al ciego, debido a la importancia que asume en el proceso de la digestion, por ser el carpincho un herbivoro monocavitario (5).
Carpincho won a novice chase at Fontwell in January 2010 rated 130, so a 28lb lower mark looks pretty appealing.
El registro arqueofaunistico senala el consumo de diferentes especies locales: peces y mamiferos como Myocastor coypus (coipo), Blastoceros dichotomus (ciervo de los pantanos), Hidrochaeris hidrochaerys (carpincho) y Ozotoceros bezoarticus (venado de las pampas).
BANGOR: 12.30 Bob Ford, 1.00 Surprise Vendor, 1.30 Carpincho, 2.00 Master Red, 2.35 Heronshaw, 3.10 The Last Samuri, 3.45 Bitofapuzzle.
The dangers are higher up the handicap as the top three, Nozic, Carpincho and Reblis, have all shown decent form.
Carpincho is certainly weighted to win at his best, but the suspicion remains that he's better over a shorter trip than this on heavy ground.
HUNTINGDON: 1.10 Royale Knight, 1.40 Tregaro, 2.10 Chain Of Events, 2.40 Elenika, 3.10 Belle De Fontenay, 3.40 Giveagirlachance LINGFIELD: 1.00 Renagisha, 1.30 Roseini, 2.00 Johnny Red, 2.30 Miss Exhibitionist, 3.00 Captain Paulie, 3.30 Pepito Collonges, 4.00 Etania SEDGEFIELD: 12.50 Blackwater King, 1.20 Forty Crown, 1.50 Schinken Otto, 2.20 Lukeys Luck, 2.50 No Supper, 3.20 Carpincho, 3.50 DIZZY RIVER (NAP)
(4) Hydrochoerus hydrochaeris, also known as capibara, chiguire, ronsoco, chiguiro, carpincho and capivara, is the largest living rodent in the world.
CARPINCHO (3.55) looks set to land the novices' handicap chase for Sarah Humphrey.
The opening leg can go the way of Carpincho who landed his second novice chase last time out at Fontwell and looks of a fair mark judged by his third at Newbury behind two good horses.
El capibara, chiguiro o carpincho (Hydrochoerus hydrochaeris, Lineaus 1766) es posiblemente la unica especie sobreviviente de la familia Hydrochaeridae.
Su locacion a orillas del rio Salado, entre las lagunas de Gomez y Carpincho, lo transformaron en un puesto cada vez mas importante de la linea, cerca de alli se establecieron los "indios amigos" liderados por el cacique Yanquelen, e inmediatamente se otorgaron cuatro parcelas en enfiteusis, pero luego no fueron consolidados estos derechos de usufructo con la compra de los terrenos.