Galea musteloides · Meyen, Species. Galea flavidens · Galea monasteriensis · Galea musteloides · Galea spixii. Galea is a genus of South American rodents of the family Caviidae. Four extant species are. El cuis moro (Galea musteloides), también conocido como tuco-tuco, cuy serrano , cuy de dientes amarillos o conejo moro, es una especie de roedor de la. Species, Galea musteloides Meyen, – Common Yellow-toothed Cavy. Direct Children: Subspecies, Galea musteloides auceps (Thomas, ).
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Savannas are grasslands with scattered individual trees that do not form a closed canopy. At least in captivity the females are clearly promiscuous, always mating musteloiddes several males in the group.
Galea musteloidesknown as common yellow-toothed cavies or cui, are mhsteloides in a large area of South America, including southern Peru, Bolivia, Argentina, Paraguay and northeastern Chile. Galea is a genus of South American rodents of the family Caviidae.
Galea flavidens Galea monasteriensis Galea musteloides Galea spixii. In fact females avoid above average aggressive males. Glossary Neotropical living in the southern part of the New World. They live in large, mixed-sex colonial groups Keil et al. Journal of Mammalogy However, as small rodents, they are often prey of larger, predatory mammals, reptiles, and birds Ebensperger et al.
Breeding season Common yellow-toothed cavies can mate throughout the year. See also Tropical savanna and grassland biome.
University of Chicago Press. More specifically refers to a group of organisms in which members act as specialized subunits a continuous, modular society – as in clonal organisms. Human Ageing Genomic Resources.
Classification Kingdom Animalia animals Animalia: They are tailless and have short legs with clawed digits. A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference 3rd ed. They are considered common and there is no evidence of population declines. Redford and Eisenberg, Help us improve the site musteloudes taking our survey.
Retrieved from ” https: University of Chicago press. Nearly all offspring receive some milk from females other than their mother. Females are the sole providers of care for the young.
The alpha males regularly guards receptive females, however to little effect. Retrieved from ” https: The gestation period is 48 days and litter size is 2 to 4, both less than those of the guinea pig. Redford and Eisenberg, Other Physical Features endothermic homoiothermic bilateral symmetry Sexual Dimorphism sexes alike Range mass to g They make different sounds that are associated with alarm signaling, aggression towards other individuals, or sexual encounters Grzimek, Behavioral Ecology Common yellow-toothed cavies are similar in size to hamsters, weighing between to g as adults.
Accessed July 22, at http: Range number of offspring 1 to 5 Average number of offspring 2. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology Views Read Edit View history. Female adult lactate and nurse the offspring of other females during their first week of life. The species is found within a range from southern Peru to central Argentina. This article about a rodent is a stub.
The aglea time ranges from 52 to 54 days Keil et al. Musteloires with bilateral symmetry have dorsal and ventral sides, as well as anterior and posterior ends. In most litters there is evidence of multiple paternity, resulting from sperm competition among multiple male mates Keil et al. Species differences between habitats and reproduction may shed light on evolutionary history. Johns Hopkins University Press.
Rock Cavy Kerodon rupestris Acrobatic cavy Kerodon acrobata. Fire and grazing are important in the long-term maintenance of grasslands. In other projects Wikispecies.
Galea spermatozoa swim more slowly than those of Cavia. Endothermy is a gala of the Mammalia, although it may have arisen in a now extinct synapsid ancestor; the fossil record does not glaea these possibilities. Females become sexually mature at 66 days after birth and males at 60 days AnAge, Common yellow-toothed cavies are crepuscular; most active at dawn and dusk.
Galea species usually have smaller body size but the relative sizes of their testes and epididymitis are twice those of Cavia species.
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