The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database

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Neochoerus pinckneyi Hay, 1923

Pinckney's capybara

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Last Record: Late Pleistocene

 

Distribution

Americas

 

Biology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Baskin, Jon, Gervais, P. Darrow and Gervais, Camille J. (2020). A Late Pleistocene capybara (Rodentia, Caviidae, Hydrochoerinae) from near Houston, Texas, USA, with a brief review of North American fossil capybaras. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 167(1): 57-68. [Abstract]

Kurtén, Björn and Anderson, Elaine. (1980). Pleistocene Mammals of North America. Columbia University Press, New York.

 

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