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Synonyms for coypu

aquatic South American rodent resembling a small beaver

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Samples of liver and bile were collected from 86 wild boars, 62 deer, 20 wild rabbits, and 78 coypu in the Midi-Pyrenees area.
Species Test/Isolation Serogroup Armadillo Chaetophractus villosus Isolation Can, Ictero Opossum Didelphis albiventris Isolation Can Serology Ictero Fox Dusicyon culpaeus Serology Can, Ictero Coypu Myocastor coypus Isolation Ictero Cavy Cavia aperea pamparum Isolation Ictero Sigmodontine rodent Akodon azarae Isolation Ictero Black rat Rattus rattus Isolation/Serology Ictero, Can Brown rat Rattus norvegicus Isolation Ictero Dog Canis familiaris Serology/Isolation Can Cow Bos spp.
I am grateful for financial support from the Coypu Foundation and the College of Sciences at the University of New Orleans.
This picture posted online led to speculation the animal was a South American coypu but they have webbed back feet.
The councillor also suggested the animal could be a plant-eating semi-aquatic rodent from South America called a Coypu.
Many contemporary illustrations and plenty of intriguing --and even slightly repulsive--details about the symptoms of smallpox, the effect of the nutria or coypu on the wetlands of Louisiana, and weird ways to ward off influenza, add to the volume's appeal to young readers.
Also EU-produced uncarded and uncombed hair of Kashmir (cashmere) goats, alpaca, llamas, vicuna, camels, yak, angora goats, Tibetan goats, rabbit, hare, beaver, muskrat and coypu would be covered.
A recent grant provided by the Coypu Foundation provided supplemental funding.
Many mammals such as the musk-rat (Ondatra zibethicus), the raccoon (Procyon lotor), the mink (Mustela vison), and the coypu or nutria (Myocastor coypus), native to both the northern and southern hemispheres, live in coastal wetlands and are hunted by man for their furs.
vueltimano (1) "Y despues de la cosecha saliamos a ganar coypu para cosechar el trigo y a esos les nombraban vueltimano".
Other rodents might also be suited to domestication, such as the potentially tamable, clean-living species of South American fields and woodlands-agouti, capybara, hutia, mara, coypu, paca, and vizcacha.
In early 2013, Restore the Earth Foundation, working with Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries, will begin habitat restoration on Raccoon Island, a barrier island in the Isle Dernieres Barrier Island Refuge and will also be back at Pass a Loutre in partnership with Americorps, Wells Fargo Bank, the Coypu and Gulf of Mexico Foundations and others.
Characterization of the estrous cycle of the Myocastor coypus (coypu) by means of exfoliative colpocytology.
2013), including large hystricomorphic rodents like the capybara (Hydrochoerus hydrochaeris, Linnaeus, 1776) (Verdade and Ferraz, 2006) and the coypu or false nutria (Myocastor coypus Molina, 1782) (Parera, 2002; Bo et al.