mountain viscacha

mountain viscacha
noun
a rodent native to the mountains of Chile and Peru and now bred in captivity
Hypernyms: ↑rodent, ↑gnawer
Member Holonyms: ↑Lagidium, ↑genus Lagidium

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viscacha (def. 2).

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  • mountain viscacha — kalninė viskaša statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Lagidium viscacia angl. mountain chinchilla; mountain viscacha vok. Viscacha rus. горная вискаша pranc. lagostome des montagnes ryšiai: platesnis… …   Žinduolių pavadinimų žodynas

  • mountain viscacha — viscacha (def. 2). * * * …   Universalium

  • viscacha — /vi skah cheuh/, n. 1. a burrowing rodent, Lagostomus maximus, about the size of a groundhog, inhabiting the pampas of Paraguay and Argentina, allied to the chinchilla. 2. Also called mountain viscacha. a related rodent of the genus Lagidium, of… …   Universalium

  • Viscacha rat — Other species may be referred to as a viscacha rat. See Octodontidae for a list of other rodents with a similar name. Viscacha rat Conservation status Least Concern (IUCN 3.1) …   Wikipedia

  • Viscacha — Taxobox name = Viscacha image width = 250px image caption = A viscacha in the Atacama desert, Chile regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Mammalia ordo = Rodentia familia = Chinchillidae subdivision ranks = Genera subdivision = Lagidium… …   Wikipedia

  • Viscacha — kalninė viskaša statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Lagidium viscacia angl. mountain chinchilla; mountain viscacha vok. Viscacha rus. горная вискаша pranc. lagostome des montagnes ryšiai: platesnis… …   Žinduolių pavadinimų žodynas

  • Viscacha Rat — Taxobox name = Viscacha Rat status = LR/lc status system = iucn2.3 regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Mammalia ordo = Rodentia familia = Octodontidae genus = Octomys species = O. mimax binomial = Octomys mimax binomial authority =… …   Wikipedia

  • mountain chinchilla — kalninė viskaša statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Lagidium viscacia angl. mountain chinchilla; mountain viscacha vok. Viscacha rus. горная вискаша pranc. lagostome des montagnes ryšiai: platesnis… …   Žinduolių pavadinimų žodynas

  • viscacha — /vɪsˈkætʃə/ (say vis kachuh) noun 1. a burrowing rodent, Lagostomus maximus, about the size of a domestic cat, inhabiting the pampas of Paraguay and Argentina, related to the chinchilla. 2. a rodent of a related genus, Lagidium, of the Andes… …  

  • mountain chinchilla — noun a rodent native to the mountains of Chile and Peru and now bred in captivity • Syn: ↑mountain viscacha • Hypernyms: ↑rodent, ↑gnawer • Member Holonyms: ↑Lagidium, ↑genus Lagidium …   Useful english dictionary

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