The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database

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Hydrochaeris holmesi Simpson, 1928

Holmes’s capybara

 

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Last record: Late Pleistiocene

 

Distribution

Florida, USA

 

Biology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

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References

Original scientific description:

Simpson, George Gaylord. (1928). Pleistocene mammals from a cave in Citrus County, Florida. American Museum Novitates 328: 1-16.

 

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